Audio chat with debut novelist Elvy Howard

About a month ago I sat down with Edward Allen author Elvy Howard, in her lovely Virginia home, to talk about her new (debut) release, “Love on a Half Shell.” “Love on a Half Shell” tells the story of thirty-something Rae Green (single, no children) who is called one night to take custody of her Read more about Audio chat with debut novelist Elvy Howard[…]

New release – Love on a Half Shell by Elvy Howard

Love on a Half Shell by Elvy Howard Now available in trade paperback at Amazon.com, BarnesandNoble.com, Google Books and more. We’re thrilled to announce the release of Love on a Half Shell by debut novelist Elvy Howard. Love on a Half Shell tells the story of Rae Green, 30-something single woman, who takes custody of Read more about New release – Love on a Half Shell by Elvy Howard[…]

Honesty (in voice) really is the best policy

I know, I know…. Cliché , cliché, cliché! But sometimes the clichés best express exactly what we mean, which is the case for what I want to talk about today:  honesty in voice. It’s the next installment of what I believe are the components of compelling voice in writing and character development. You know how Read more about Honesty (in voice) really is the best policy[…]