Mitchell R. Stevens is an author and sales executive living in the Midwest who enjoys adventure and challenge. Beyond the challenges of writing a good story and closing the next deal, Mitchell’s favorite adventures have included hiking the Appalachian Trail, attending an Italian festival in the Bavarian town of Gramado, Brazil, zip lining in Costa Rica and snorkeling Molokini Crater near Maui.
Have you ever heard of the phrase “read widely?” Many famous authors share this common advice. Many people read often, but possibly not widely. Next time you’re at the library, pick up a different genre and try to learn something from it. Maybeit’s a section that will teach you how to incorporate romance into your own writing or chapters that show true character development. You are essentially re