Monthly Archives: August 2018

Cool Links 8-18-18 Driverless Cars, Lunch Ladies, and Haunted Towns

Cool Links 8-18-18 Cool links 8-18-18 is brought to you by driverless grocery deliveries, larcenous lunch ladies, and a haunted town in Ohio. I have seen the future, and it is here I live exactly 300 steps behind the nearest grocery store. It’s called Fry’s and is part of the Kroger chain. Most grocery stores…

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8 Rules for Better Dialogue #ThrowbackThursday

#ThrowbackThursday Today’s #ThrowbackThursday’s blog is taken from October 2017’s #AuthorToolboxBloghop and gives us the 8 rules for better dialogue. To read this month’s #AuthorToolboxBloghop blog on the dreaded passive voice, go here. 8 Rules for better dialogue One way to make your characters memorable, is to give them better dialogue. by

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The Dreaded Passive Voice #AuthorToolboxBlogHop

The Dreaded Passive Voice Okay, I’ll admit it. I’m a low-life snob when it comes to using passive voice in writing. I’m better than that. I know enough not to let the dreaded passive voice into my sentences. When I critique someone else’s work, you can bet I’ve commented on the number of times they…

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