Fairy Tales, Symbols, and Readers’ Expectations

Fairy tales are powerful, and symbols from them need to be used with care in a story. Here are 5 tips for using folklore symbols and allusions in a way that doesn’t derail a tale.

Do Writers Need a Blog?

Some thoughts on the purpose of writers’ blogs, and how to fine-tune them for success.

Improving Sales and Income in Ebook Publishing

How can a short story writer make a reasonable profit in today’s ebook publishing market? Here are a few approaches that might help.