Xlibris Writing Tips| 3 Tips for Writing Military Fiction

by Maricel Alcantara

Xlibris Writing Tips| 3 Tips for Writing Military Fiction

War is one of the great philosophical conundrums of the human experience. While resorting to war is often loathed, it has not stopped writers and filmmakers from creating great works about or involving war. War itself has been reviled, though there are many stories, fictional and historical, about human bravery, brilliance, honor, and even compassion […]

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Xlibris Author| Andrene Gregory

by Maricel Alcantara

Xlibris Publishing introduces Andrene Gregory, author of Ahh… to Zen!   About Your Book and Yourself.   Please briefly describe your book. My book, Ahh… to Zen!, is a non-fiction, self-improvement book. It is easy to read with quick tips, tricks, and techniques to help anyone get over the hurdles of life, career, and relationships […]

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Xlibris News| Good News Summer- 2018

by Maricel Alcantara

Xlibris News| Good News- Summer 2018

Xlibris Publishing has some Good News to share from the Summer of 2018.   At least two Xlibris authors have won awards for their books, with many more earning honorable mentions. Brenda Turner and her book Bullying: What are we really scared? won a Pacific Books Award for category of Best Self Help. The Eric […]

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Xlibris Writing Tips| Writing Action Scenes Pt 2

by Maricel Alcantara

Xlibris Writing Tips| Writing Action Scenes

Xlibris Publishing returns to Writing Action Scenes with part 2.     Brevity With some exceptions, it is often recommended you do not bog down your reader with details in an action scene. There can be a serious verbal disconnect if you describe what should be a high-speed chase or an intense fight with too much detail. Strive […]

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Xlibris Writing Tips| Writing Action Scenes

by Maricel Alcantara

Xlibris Writing Tips| Writing Action Scenes

Action scenes refer specifically to scenes or sequences dominated by physically demanding actions and manoeuvres. You can find action scenes, whether epic duels, gruelling fistfights, harrowing chases, or others, in almost any genre. Action has been found to be appreciated by both male and female readers, of varying ages. There is a reason people enjoy […]

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