Focus Fridays… Artwork

As writers, you spend so much time focusing on aspects of writing and your WIP, but how much time do you actually devote contemplating your cover art? Sure, you or your publisher may higher an illustrator/ designer, but it’s your story and you will know what best represents the theme of your book. Your book […]

Focus Fridays… dealing with writer’s block

“Nothing will work unless you do”- Maya Angelou Hey #writingcommmunity, do you ever get writer’s block? And if so, how do you deal with it? That was the question I posted on Twitter a couple of days ago and received some great tips and ideas. (Thank you Twitter #writingcommmunity!) First of all, what is ‘writer’s […]

Focus Fridays… incorporating writing into your day

“The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus “- Alexander Graham Bell How do you bring your work to a focus? Last week’s Focus Fridays mentioned effectively using your available time. What does that mean for writers? What are some ways you can make good use of your time? One way that […]

Moonlight Mondays (Interview #1)

  Author Amanda Mack 1. What is your debut novel and what inspired its story? My novel is called “The Size of Nobodies” and it’s about a woman, Siege Sutton, and her foster brother, Avi Cohen, that become responsible for protecting a little girl, Mae, who is on a secret committee that can end humanity. […]

Moonlight Mondays

As part of our initiative in creating opportunities for  indie authors to gain exposure and connect with readers, Idle Sky will soon be hosting on our blog, “Moonlight Monday Author Interviews”. (If you’re an author and would like to be part of our Moonlight Mondays, then fill out the form on the contact page, commenting […]