R.H. Peake’s latest novel, “Love and Death on Safari”

Posted on August 24, 2017 under Author Blogs
 
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    Veteran author R.H. Peake discusses his latest book, Love and Death on Safari, a novel based on his interest in ornithology and trips to Africa.   Now still writing poetry and prose in my eighty-third year, I embarked …

Writers Lost and Found: John Galsworthy

Posted on August 23, 2017 under iUniverse Advice
 
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      iUniverse continues with its presentation of writers who, despite falling from popularity, still offer great rewards for readers. Today we will discuss the literature of John Galsworthy, a British writer from the early 1900s who won the …

Making Your Writing “Accessible”

Posted on August 16, 2017 under iUniverse Advice
 
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        Making your writing accessible to readers is arguably the most important quality for an author to remember. When we say “accessible”, we mean “readable and understandable”, rather than “obtainable”. Far too many authors, especially of non-fiction, …

iUniverse presents tips for using the “hook”

Posted on August 14, 2017 under iUniverse Advice
 
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          Creating a good hook is not easy, but it is so essential that it is worth almost any amount of time and energy. The hook is third after front cover and back-cover blurb in the …

iU’s Ken Patterson and “The Extraterrestrials”

Posted on August 10, 2017 under Author Blogs
 
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            iUniverse author Ken Patterson tells us about his third book, The Extraterrestrials! In an Adventure with the American Army. My new work of humorous fiction is the third book I’ve published. I hold a …

Douglas Gardham, one of iU’s finest, on his writing mentality

Posted on August 7, 2017 under Author Blogs
 
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              iUniverse’s Douglas Gardham, author of The Actor and The Drive In, kindly shares with us an insight into his authorial mentality. I write. That’s what I do. It’s what I’ve always done. Only …

iU’s Monique Donyale tells us about new book, “Forgotten Pieces”

Posted on August 3, 2017 under Author Blogs
 

                iUniverse author Monique Donyale gives us insights into her new self-empowerment book, FORGOTTEN PIECES: A Life Skills Guide for Teens and Young Adults. Can you tell us a little about yourself? I …

iUniverse presents Writers Lost and Found: Robert Herrick

Posted on July 30, 2017 under iUniverse Advice
 
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                  iUniverse is happy to present a new installment in our “Writers Lost and Found” series, this time turning our attention to poetry. British essayist Sir Francis Bacon once wrote that “Histories …

iUniverse presents Writers Lost and Found: Sir Walter Scott

Posted on July 23, 2017 under iUniverse Advice
 
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                    In our first “Writers Lost and Found” segment, iUniverse discussed the reasons for why some great writers have been forgotten or increasingly ignored over the years. iUniverse believes that excellent …

Farrah M. Walters and her new release, “Poetic Parenting”

Posted on July 17, 2017 under Author Blogs
 
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                      iUniverse author Farrah M. Walters tells us about her exciting new book, Poetic Parenting. Please briefly describe your book . . . Fictional siblings, Emma and Ken, impart words …

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