How Travel Sparks Writing Ideas

I'm late with posts because my travel to Chicago has gotten me busy. Jet lag and settling in the Windy City has taken much of my time. But today I want to tell you how travel can spark new writing ideas. New Landscape Every time you start a new book, you need a new landscape. [...]

Word Count -Why one size does not fit all ideas?

Word count is one of the guidelines when it comes to publishing.  Whether you're querying or pitching your new project, the word count is going to be key in those discussions. But as an author how do you know if a particular idea can be a full novel or a novella? How do you decide [...]