December 19, 2016
what if

What If? A Writing Exercise to Generate New Ideas

What if you had a foolproof way of finding new and exciting ideas for stories? If you’re like me, sometimes ideas flow like water over the […]
December 11, 2016
what's in a name

What's in a Name? Character Naming Basics for Authors

Last week I gave you a whole list of fantastic name generators. Then I got to thinking: It’s easy to generate random names, but they need […]
December 5, 2016
name generator

The Name Game: Great Name Generators for Your Next Novel

A good name generator, if you can find one, is a fiction writer’s dream. After writing tons of stories, sometimes you just get all “named out.” Problem is, it’s […]