The Writing Life

  • Common Instagram Mistakes Authors Make

    If you’re an author who wants to use Instagram to grow your audience, great! It’s one of the best social media platforms of 2020 according to Adobe. There’s a massive community of both readers and writers on Instagram, and it’s important that you’re focusing your attention in the right place. If not, your posts may…

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  • A Book Editor’s NaNoWriMo Experience

    With the new month here (I’m writing this in December 2019) and the end of NaNoWriMo, I wanted to write about my experience as a book editor and writing coach taking part in this popular writing challenge. My Fiction Writing Background Before we get started, I think it’s important that you know where I’m coming…

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  • Gift Guide for Writers

    As the winter holidays approach, you may be wondering what to gift the writer in your life. Perhaps it’s the middle of the year but you need a gift for a writer friend. No matter when you’re looking for a present for a writer, and no matter your budget, here are some useful, versatile gifts…

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  • Four Ways to Overcome Fear as a Writer

    I know, it’s been a while since I posted on the blog! My last post was nearly ten weeks ago. I guess I’ve been busy. Between traveling to visit a friend in Atlanta for a publishing event, client work, and two hurricanes, it’s been a busy couple of months. I’m sorry for the delay! But…

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  • Between the Lines Turns One!

    Hello fellow word nerds! We’re taking a break from writing tips and tricks for something super exciting. Between the Lines Editorial has officially been in business for one year! It’s been a year full of learning opportunities, amazing client projects, and perhaps most importantly, self-discovery. To say thank you for coming along for the ride,…

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