There’s something about a great villain that can engage an audience, energize a book, and provide a satisfying source of conflict.
There’s plenty of advice out there on how to become a great writer, and you need to be your own writing teacher if you want to unlock your potential and create your best work.
While a good, professional (human) editor is invaluable to your book – the purchase of manuscript editing software can be another prudent investment.
The shared feature of all great writers is that they make a contribution, which makes it the most important thing on your "to do" list as a writer.
For laughs, scares, tears, and thrills, nothing brings out emotions and draws in your readers like the little details.