K. Alex Walker

National Bestselling Author of Romantic Fiction

As an editor, I very often receive questions from authors/writers about always and never. Always and never really don’t have much of a role in creative writing. I mean, there are a few: Never write run-on sentences. Always distinguish which character is speaking. But when it comes to formatting memories and flashbacks, it isn’t necessary …

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Quick Tip: Never forget about character development when you’re writing a story. You can’t create a character that’s an entire a$$hole and then make a post on Facebook or IG about removing negative people from your life. Remove them from your story unless they serve a purpose (advancing the plot, growth device, etc). -Love-n-Lit

Along the way,  I’ll post quick tips that I discover on my writing and editing journey. Tip #1 has to do with formatting. Writers are not a monolith, therefore you might have some that choose to start a paragraph or a section without an indent, as done here by Ms. Danielle Steel: Whereas others start …

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