The Book Coach Collective
Ho Ho Hurry Up
Summer is the time to write your holiday novel.
The Revision Pyramid
When is my manuscript ready? When we founded the Book Coach Network, we asked over 200 writers what gave them the most frustration and...
your Barbie confidence plan is inside
At fifty thousand feet of railway track spanning eight miniature countries, the massive Miniatur Wunderland in Hamburg, Germany holds the...
3 Curses of Self-Editing and How to Break Them
Self-editing is a skill every writer needs to develop, even if they have a book coach, an agent, or an editor. But it is also very...
Write with Intention: Tips for writing success in the new year
It's a shiny new year! It’s NOT 2020! (We can all agree that’s a great thing, right?) We all have big goals that we’re going to conquer...
Dec 2, 2020
You've got this! Building Writing Confidence
Cute dogs and tigers? Book Coach Collective member Savannah Gilbo created the photo on the left, featuring her adorable dog Luna, during...
Nov 4, 2020
5 Mistakes Writers Make in Their Opening Pages (and How to Avoid Them)
Do you ever get stuck writing and rewriting the first few pages of your story? If so, you might be making one of these five mistakes!
Oct 7, 2020
Corona, Clorox Wipes & Kindle Sales in 2020
A look at how Covid-19 has affected book sales, specific genres sales, and your prospects for publishing in the coming months.
Sep 2, 2020
Wrap Your Pitch in Tyra Banks’ Thong
Raise your hand, if you’ve ever been introduced as, “This is my friend, The Writer.” Suddenly you’re a superhero: THE WRITER. “Oh hey,...
Aug 5, 2020
How to make time, space, and energy for writing (even if you’re parenting in a pandemic).
I’ve known I needed to write this blog post for a month. But here I am, almost at the deadline. Cursor blinking on a blank page.
Jul 3, 2020
Top 10 Ways to Beat Writer's Block
There are many ways book coaches help writers, and at the Book Coach Collective, we want to make sure we help solve your most urgent...
Jun 3, 2020
So...what exactly is a book coach?
One of my favorite descriptions of a book coach is a “project manager with a story heart."