Articles: Authors

How to Write a Believable Protagonist and Antagonist
How to Write a Believable Protagonist and Antagonist

We equip you with all the tools you need to craft a believable, fully realized protagonist and antagonist.

Scribendi's Guide to Commonly Confused Words
Scribendi's Guide to Commonly Confused Words

Never confuse homonyms, homophones, or other similar-sounding words again. Our extensive guide includes over 350 commonly confused words.

A Literary Agent's Secret to Getting Your Book Published
A Literary Agent's Secret to Getting Your Book Published

In today's book publishing world, it is much harder for writers to become published authors. Find out a literary agent's secret to getting your book published!

A Best-Selling Author's Golden Rule for Compelling Writing
A Best-Selling Author's Golden Rule for Compelling Writing

Jerry B. Jenkins, 21-time New York Times best-selling author, outlines how to take your story from mind numbing to mind blowing using his golden rule for compelling writing.

The Top 10 Misspellings of "Scribendi" (Plus: What Does "Scribendi" Mean?)
The Top 10 Misspellings of "Scribendi" (Plus: What Does "Scribendi" Mean?)

Have you ever wondered what "Scribendi" means? Check out our newest blog post, in which we also outline the top 10 funniest misspellings of "Scribendi."

Practice Makes Perfect: How Writing Every Day Can Make You a Better Writer
Practice Makes Perfect: How Writing Every Day Can Make You a Better Writer

If you're interested in becoming a better writer, check out this article to see how making a habit of writing every day can greatly improve your writing skills.

How Do I Optimize My Writing Desk?
How Do I Optimize My Writing Desk?

As an author, you may have been told that good writing incorporates the five senses, but have you considered how your five senses influence your writing? This article will explore ways to optimize your writing desk to keep you inspired, focused, and motivated throughout all the stages of writing.

The 7 Best Online Book Clubs to Join
The 7 Best Online Book Clubs to Join

Trying to draft the next great book review or start your own #squad? Connect with one of the best online book clubs after choosing your favorite from our list.

Writing with Aphasia (And the Importance of Human Editing)
Writing with Aphasia (And the Importance of Human Editing)

Four years ago, Chris Twist survived a brain injury and had to relearn the entire English language. Learn more about Chris's journey relearning English along with the importance of human editors.

Wordplay: 18 Fun Ways to Play with Words
Wordplay: 18 Fun Ways to Play with Words

There are many ways to play with words. Why not try one of the following ways to engage in some wordplay?

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