Author Raven West

Monthly Archives: March, 2014

How Do You Come Up with Ideas for a Novel?

When you introduce yourself as an author, the second question you’ll probably hear most often, after the inevitable “are you self-published?” is “how do you come up with ideas for your novel?”. Setting aside the first question for now, my response is how do I not come up with ideas for my next novel?           For those …

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Technology is Robbing Authors of Our Immortality

Pick up a pencil. Right NOW pick up a pencil. Or if you prefer a pen, if you can find one, and write you name. In script.  If you remember how. Now, look at your signature. The name you wrote is probably shared by millions, but the way you wrote it is unique and special …

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