We’re about a quarter through National Novel Writing Month. Spoiler alert: the Kobo team is already feeling the challenge, but we’re pushing through and having fun with it! Some of us came prepared with outlines, others started writing on the fly, and...
https://kobowritinglife.libsyn.com/169-with-melissa-yi Melissa Yi, an emergency room physician and author, chats to us about how she balances being a writer and part-time doctor. She discusses how her work experiences have made their way into her Hope Sze Medical...
By Anne Allen Awarded Silver in the 2012 Wishing Shelf Book Awards I did not plan to be an historical fiction writer, it has sort of crept up on me over the past seven years, since publishing the first novel, Dangerous Waters, in The Guernsey Novels series....
“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.” Beautiful words from the late Toni Morrison (1931-2019). We write not only because we are passionate, but because the words demand to be written....
By Kylie Gilmore If you’re one of those writers who buys a planner six months early, I’m betting you’re psyched to see the title of this article! If not, I hope to lure your over to the dark side. Not with bullet journals and Kanban boards (though those can be...
by Amy Evans Writing any kind of musical piece, from composing a Brazilian samba song to a Hollywood movie soundtrack, is an inherently creative process. Does it follow then, that listening to music will help you write a better novel? It depends on the type of music...
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