Author Spotlight: Joy Allyson

New author Joy Allyson has captured the hearts of us Tennesseans with her novel, Whiskey Love. She writes historical novels with passionate and strong female characters. In her words, "her favorite characters are rebel heroines and salvageable scoundrels." Her first novel, Whiskey Love, pits distillery owners Chloe Tanner and Penn Kittrel against one another. Chloe's… Continue reading Author Spotlight: Joy Allyson

Let Your Character Shine

The longer I edit novels, the more I am convinced it's in the writer's DNA to tell a story instead of the characters relating their story. Editing is where the story evolves, takes on a new life. Not only for the character but for the plot, setting, and ultimately for the reader. Telling a story… Continue reading Let Your Character Shine