Kayla Bain-Vrba

When You Know Better, Do Better

One of my favorite quotes is by Maya Angelou: "Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better." Personally, I think this quote can apply to all areas of my life, both personal and professional. It applies to me as an author who is always learning new things

By |2021-05-19T13:50:17+00:00December 10th, 2020|Categories: Promotion Thursday, Publishing Industry, Writing Craft, Writing Journey|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on When You Know Better, Do Better

Part of the Problem or Part of the Solution?

Imagine this scenario. A young woman has been asked out, repeatedly, by the same young man. Whenever she bumps into him in their small town, he asks her out again. She keeps saying no. He's pressed her for a reason, and she's told him that she just isn't interested in dating him. She doesn't want

FOCUS When Writing Your Short Story

As the author of twenty-three short stories ranging from 3,000 to 40,000 words that have been published over the last seven years, I am often asked "Is there really a market for short stories?" The answer is YES – and that market is growing! (By the way, I'm going to use the term "short story"

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