Self-Publishing Project Gets the Royal Treatment

Book Cover Art for a Self-Published Title

A local author asked for my help with his debut novel last year. A retired entrepreneur, he serializes his fiction work on social media and has quite a devoted fan base. I was thrilled to work with him and to get his first book pulled together into a self-published title his readers could finally hold … Continue reading

Grammar Details: Articles and Prepositions

The Picture of Dorian Gray Book Cover

I was recently entertained by a fellow blogger’s deconstruction of the craft of writing movie synopses (blurbs, really) for a popular online DVD rental giant. He was compelled by the description on the mailer sleeve for a Cassavetes classic, only to find out that it had been lifted from a book about the director’s contribution … Continue reading