Monthly Archives: November 2011

10 Ways to Make Our Characters Stronger

Readers want strong main characters. No one wants to read a story with a weak one. I knew that. Really I did. Why, then, did I end up with a weak heroine? Soon after my awesome agent offered representation, I … Continue reading

Posted in Writing & Promotion | Tagged , , , | 25 Comments

Two Tips for Punctuating Interrupted Dialogue

In this segment of Copyediting with Keli I’m discussing how to punctuate two different cases of interrupted dialogue using the em dash. The em dash is the long dash that used to be shown, back in pre-computer days, by typing … Continue reading

Posted in Writing & Promotion | Tagged , , , | 21 Comments

Giving Thanks

This week thankfulness is on the hearts of many. I’m thankful for you, my blogging buddy. Gwynly and I attended our annual Thanksgiving service Sunday evening, heard many members of our church family share the ways the Lord has blessed … Continue reading

Posted in Fun & Friends | 22 Comments