Opyrus Blog for Authors and Writers

Published On Aug 17, 2020

Want to Be an Author? Just Write!

Have you noticed that people often have a love or hate relationship with writing? My guess is that it is a result of years of getting blood-stained papers back in school with comments such as “awkward” or “???” or “wrong word choice.”

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Published On Aug 6, 2020

4 Reasons Why Writing Leads to Stress Relief

Often we think of the writing process of one that requires us to be calm and collected. We have our steaming hot coffee, some classical music playing in the background, the sun is streaming in beautifully and our creative juices are flowing.

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Published On Sep 27, 2014

5 Things Every Author Can Learn From Jack Bauer

He's quick with his gun, he withstands torture like no other human alive, and his first motivation is always to his country. Jack Bauer, the main character on Fox's 24, is one of those memorable characters that everyone's got an opinion on. Love...

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Published On Sep 27, 2014

Top Cures for Common Writing Productivity Killers

A self published writer's productive work time is almost always shorter than he'd like. When he does manage to carve out a regular working period from his daily life, distractions and road blocks stick in the way. From removing tempting...

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Published On Oct 27, 2014

John Allison author of Saturday Night at Sarah Joy’s

Welcome to our Author Interview series.

Today we're featuring an interview with John Allison, author of Saturday Night at Sarah Joy’s. Our author interview series provides an opportunity for our readers to get to know our authors on a deeper...

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Published On Sep 27, 2014

10 Mistakes Authors Make that Can Cost them a Fortune (and how to avoid them)

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Published On Sep 27, 2014

When are you finished writing your book???

John F. Harnish, Vice President Author Services

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Published On Sep 27, 2014

Author Profile- Len Renier

When did you first start writing?

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Published On Sep 27, 2014

Editorial Pet Peeves - and how to avoid them in your book

Copyeditors are, as a group, very patient and forgiving readers. We love noticing nitpicky details and fixing subtle errors to help you present your audience the most polished and professional version of your book possible. We could spend all...

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