Articles and Workshops

Articles by Kathy Carmichael

For your convenience, Kathy has digitized many of her writing articles as
well as new workshops. For more information and to buy click here.


  • How to Warm Up Your Pitch plus The Interactive Pitch Generator.  Read my article on how to pitch to an editor or agent, then fill out the Interactive Pitch Generator. Print the form and you’re ready to pitch!
  • Kathy’s Character Generator. Just fill in the fields, then press “submit” and a sentence about your character’s personality will miraculously appear.


Romance Synopsis

General Fiction Synopsis


Point of View

Kathy’s Writing Articles


Business of Writing

Recommended Reading

  • No matter whether you’re a screenwriter or a novelist, Michael Hauge gives awesome workshops and you can’t go wrong by snagging a copy of his latest book, Selling Your Story in 60 Seconds.  To find out more, visit his website at
  • Debra Dixon’s book, GMC: Goal, Motivation, and Conflict (1996) is a must-read for any aspiring novelist. To find out more, visit her web site at