Need a little encouragement and motivation in your writing?
Critically-acclaimed novelist Travis Thrasher shares tips and tools from his writing journey that started in third grade and has resulted in eighteen diverse novels.
101 WRITING TIPS covers topics like setting goals, organizing your writing life, the stages of writing a novel, what should drive your writing, and what to do with all those ideas. In a casual, self-deprecating and often humorous tone, Travis reveals his experiences of working in the publishing industry as Author Relations Manager and being a full-time writer.
Also included are Travis’s Ten Rules of Writing and Ten Thoughts About Being A Full-time novelist.
In addition to the 101 tips, there are ten “Tangents” where Travis reveals why he writes, how he writes, and other essays related to the life of any writer.
The writing life is a solitary one, and can be discouraging at times. Travis offers inspiration as he shares his joys and frustrations on what it’s like to live the dream as a writer.
Travis Thrasher's novels have been compared to authors as diverse as Nicholas Sparks and Stephen King. Throughout his career, he has strived to not be branded nor put into a box in regards to his fiction. His eighteen critically-acclaimed releases vary from love stories THE PROMISE REMAINS, EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE, drama SKY BLUE, suspense GUN LAKE, ADMISSION, to supernatural suspense GHOSTWRITER, ISOLATION and teen fiction The Solitary Tales. He has even collaborated with musicians LETTERS FROM WAR, PAPER ANGELS. His stories often feature broken people in search of hope and second chances. Travis lives in the Chicago suburbs with his wife and three daughters.
For more information on Travis, go to www.travisthrasher.com