Writing Contest with Reedsy! (Open until October 26th)

I’m taking over Reedsy’s short story contest! You could win a $50 gift card and be featured on Reedsy’s blog!

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How Many Hours a Day Do You Spend Writing?

This video is so important for a few reasons. A lot of people have been putting pressure on themselves to do more and more and be as productive as possible. As writers, this means we need to write more. But the truth is, writers don’t need to write for hours a day, or even every day. In this video we’re going raw and uncut to see just how much the writers from the Wander Writer’s Retreat actually write.

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How to Plot a Novel with Brittany Wang

The hardest part about writing a novel is usually the first draft. If you’re a pantser, like myself, you tend to make it up as you go, but if you’re a plotting, like my dear friend Brittany Wang, you’re going to spend awhile plotting out your novel to discover what the story is going to be.

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We are five days until She’s Not Here comes out, and today we’re talking about the worst writing advice that is out there!

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What to Plan When You’re Self-Publishing

We are now 6 days until the release of She’s Not Here, so today we’re celebrating with a video on everything you need to plan when you’re self-publishing a book.

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She’s Not Here by Mandi Lynn, Book Trailer, Psychological Thriller

Pre-Order She’s Not Here: https://amzn.to/2PFt0fB

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5 Words to Remove From Your Novel to Improve Your Writing

I’ve learned a lot of things while editing my third novel, She’s Not Here, and one of them is that I use a lot of filler or filter words. Filler or filter words are words we throw into our novels when we’re being lazy writers and not getting to the point. For today’s video, I’m listing off all the words that you should remove from your novel to improve your writing.

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How to Get Book Reviews – For Self-Published Authors

Book reviews are so important when it comes to making sales for your novels. A stranger isn’t going to buy your book if it doesn’t have a lot of reviews, and this is especially true for self-published authors. We have to work a bit harder to present ourselves and our books to make the sale. But how do you get a lot of reviews for your book? Well, you have to ask! Watch the video to find out more!

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Cover Reveal for She’s Not Here

It’s the day we’ve all been waiting for! The cover reveal of She’s Not Here! Thank you so much to the team at Damonza for this amazing cover! I can’t wait to hold this book in my hands!

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