The SW One-Sheet Formula for a Writers Conference

The SW One-Sheet Formula for a Writers Conference

One-Sheets: Is it Worth Your Time?  When I first heard that I had to take a “one-sheet” to a writers conference, I thought, “One sheet of what?” My book was still mostly an idea in my mind, but it forced me to think through my book from...
Word Counts for Each Genre

Word Counts for Each Genre

When submitting to a publisher or an agent, it’s vital that your proposal and manuscript indicate the proper word count for your genre. There are factors involved in why certain genres have varying word counts, including the cost for printing and how long a...
Happy Birthday Giveaway

Happy Birthday Giveaway

It’s Serious Writer’s birthday and we’re giving the presents to you! One winner will receive a free conference or one-day tour stop registration to a Serious Writer event of their choice, along with access to every course currently offered in Serious...
What Twitter’s New Rules Mean for Writers

What Twitter’s New Rules Mean for Writers

Twitter announced another rules update coming on March 23. Many times, these rules updates and changes have no significant effect on us as writers and authors, but this time the changes will hit closer to home. There are two major things to consider: Multiple accounts...