Why Writers Need Surprises and how to find them.

“Magic is the stunning art of surprising your audience so that nothing else surprises them.” ― Amit Kalantri           Surprises are the secret sauce for cooking up great novels. If you’re wondering about how and why to add surprises in your writing,the following authors give insight into the reasons for the…

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Find out why writers need to take a retreat to become great authors.

“In order to understand the world, one has to turn away from it on occasion.” The Minotaur ― Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus and Other Essays It’s almost Spring, and we’re welcoming new things, new growth, and new hope. Nature is returning and blossoming. And writer’s retreats are budding around the world to give…

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3 Travel Books to inspire writers to soar like Ann Patchett

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.”  Henry Miller               If you’re dreaming of becoming a writer or if you’re a polished, established author, you may feel empty of new ideas or inspiration.  In either situation, are you struggling for that sparkle of…

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Are you a book lover who loves the earth? Why not take a green literary vacation?

Green Travel Benefits Finding enjoyment with a vacation that offers extra benefits is the best part of Eco-Friendly travel. You’re probably a green traveler if you want more meaningful, challenging, and adventurous experiences in your travels with sensitivity and responsibility for the environment and the local cultures. I consider myself Eco-Friendly since I like to…

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