Articles by HL Carpenter


How truthful are you?

  We’re fiction writers. We haven’t taken an oath to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. In fact, we have…



Do you love your characters?

Listen to the post here:   When we first began writing together, we wrote romances. Correction, we attempted to write romances. The results were dismal….



What happened to the dog?

  Ten p.m., mid-May, Monday night shift. The usual patrol along the quiet interstate. Velvet star-shot sky, empty road. Ho-hum. Swing into the rest area,…


Six Resources for Writers

  Whether you write fiction, technical guides, business white papers, or blog posts, staying on top of your craft is a must—and you don’t have…