Press

Articles I’ve written:

How to Teach a Craft Session at a Conference

One Million Words

So You Want to Write a Series

Hello, First Draft, My Old Friend

Important Notes for the Next Giant Conference I Attend

Stop Being Precious, Start Being a Writer

Envy and Gratitude

Stephanie Gayle Interviews Herself

The Surprising Confessions Your Characters Make When You Listen

7 Fatal Flaws That Told Me My Novel Wasn’t Ready to Pitch

The Blood Turns to Ink: How Real Crimes Influenced My Fiction

Terrific TV! (Seriously!)

An Interview with Helen Phillips, Author of The Beautiful Bureaucrat

What to Do One Month Before Your Book Launch

Surprise: You’re Writing a Series!

Forgetting: What Childbirth and Novel Writing Have in Common

How to Support Your Friend When Their Book Debuts

Adventures in Titling: Part Two

Adventures in Titling: Part One

How to Read Your Work Aloud in Public

Cardinal Sins of Character Development

Knitting Stories (and Sweaters)

The Secrets to Becoming a Writer

On Rewriting

Inspiration Things You Should Never Tell a Writer

Gaming addiction is real. Guess how I know.

A confession to my sister, Lesley