Thompson On…Developing a Regular Writing Routine!

Sitting at your computer with a cup of coffee ready to write that first draft of your next novel… Authors need a regular routine when they sit at the computer and prepare to write! When you’re in the creative mood, you must follow a set of actions aht will lead to the production of dynamic […]

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Thompson On…What kind of writer are you…your writing style?

IF you are sensitive to critics’ comments, the writing “Rules Police”, experts discussing this issue, with such aplomb that they intimidate, then you must turn a deaf ear to this shrill commentary that says: You must write in a certain style in order to be considered a worthy author. Stop! Your writing is created out […]

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Thompson On…Setting in a Novel!

Where am I? This is a question you DON’T want your readers to dwell on as they turn the pages of your novel. Picking the setting of a novel is obviously a critical step. You must craft a vivid and realistic setting to act as a canvass for your characters to perform. This setting/sense of […]

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Thompson On…On Scene Construction: A Difference Maker!

Scene Construction: A Difference Maker! Novels are driven by incredible scene construction! How a writer handles scenes will make a difference between a manuscript that sells, and one that ends up in the slush pile or the author receiving a rejection letter via email or in the mail. A scene is a unit of drama […]

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Readers Favorite Awards Purple Phantoms with a 5-Star Book Review!

By Tammy Ruggles for Readers’ Favorite Purple Phantoms, by Julius Thompson, is an exceptionally entertaining sports novel with a touch of mystery and the supernatural. What can the coach of losing Rockwell High School do to pull his team out of a 30-game defeat? Coach Larry Jones was once a super successful coach, but now […]

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Julius Thompson Stage Captain at 2021 AJC Decatur Book Festival!

Julius Thompson was the Stage Captain for the Book Signing area of the First Baptist Church, Decatur, Georgia, at the 2021 AJC Decatur Book Festival. One of the highlights was assisting Robert Olen Butler the Pulitzer Prize winning author of eighteen previous novels. He received the 2013 F. Scott Fitzgerald Award for Outstanding Achievement in […]

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