Everyone has it – some tid bit of knowledge they would like to pass on to help you. However, not all advise is… of the same quality. J & K think back to the best and worst pieces of advise they’ve received about writing. Best Advise J: I default to a (paraphrased) line from the Sister Act 2: “If you wake up in the morning and all you can think about is singing, you’re a singer.” I wake up in the morning and think about writing–and the foodstuffs of writing like far off worlds, spaceships, characters, etc. So, guess I’m a writer. K: For me,Read More →

Kristina read an exercise in a How to Write book that went something like this: “How do you define a story? There’s no right or wrong answer. What makes a good story to you? After you’ve written it down, read it. Does your writing fit your definition? If not, why are you writing?” Both of us could write paragraphs on the topic, but below are the short versions. What a story is to Kristina.  A story is a portal through which the reader may choose to step, finding the same words that have been used by countless others for centuries arranged in such a wayRead More →

We have exciting news for you Seekers! – for us, and we hope you share in our joy as well. We completed the editing phase for our manuscript, Trials of the Innermost! This may be a repeat update if you follow our social media accounts. (This image of pure joy and relief from Gandalf sums it up quite nicely) What are we up to now? The next phase in our adventures on the path to publishing is sending out query letters to potential agents. We are also sharing How We Write on our YouTube channel. Two videos are available for your viewing pleasure. First, our origin story (how we started theRead More →