Grow your craft. Sell your books

Welcome to The Nonsense-Free Writers!

Stories are how humans learn and grow, so telling them correctly is a skill that could very well change someone's life.

With over 15 years of experience as a full-time author and editor, I've been helping people craft fictional tales and transform true stories into un-put-downable masterpieces. The Nonsense-Free Writers is dedicated to passing on the art of storytelling and providing valuable resources for writers and readers alike.

No matter what stage of your writing journey you are in, Nonsense-Free Writers is here to take you to the next stage.

Just Getting Started?

Authors looking to complete their first novel or memoir will find guidance on independent publishing, crafting a riveting story, and avoiding scams targeting authors.

Free Subscribers Receive:

Weekly Storytelling Insights: Join our community of writers, readers, and Netflix enthusiasts as we explore the art of storytelling. Every week, you'll receive valuable insights, tips, and techniques to enhance your storytelling skills.

Product Recommendations: Stay up-to-date with our handpicked product recommendations, designed to elevate your writing and publishing journey.

Independent Publishing Community Updates: Get the latest indie author news and insights to make sure you’re set up for success.

You should also check out the Nonsense-Free Editor Channel on YouTube for video-based tutorials and commentary for the author community.

For Experienced Authors

If you’ve finished at least one book, you’ve already absorbed the basics on writing and self-publishing. Now it’s time to take your style and knowledge to the next level.

Premium Subscribers Enjoy Even More:

In addition to all the benefits of free subscribers, our premium members receive exclusive access to:

Monthly Author Case Studies: Dive deep into author case studies and discover what sets successful authors apart. Learn from their experiences and apply their strategies to your own writing journey.

Insider Insights: Gain access to my personal findings on book sales, book advertising, and other inside information that can supercharge your writing career.

Full Access: Premium subscribers enjoy unrestricted access to all our posts, ensuring you never miss out on valuable content. Free subscribers have access to the last thirty days' worth of posts.

For those with a work in progress, I highly recommend joining our Writer’s Critique Group, which gives you the opportunity to submit your own work for feedback from me and the experienced authors in the group, plus grow your own critiquing skills by offering your insights to other WIPs.

And, of course, The Nonsense-Free Editor is available for developmental editing, ghostwriting, and self-publishing services!

We’re dedicated to growing you as an author! Join us today and become part of a vibrant community of storytellers, readers, and indie publishers.

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Everything you need to TELL and SELL your story


Kristin McTiernan

Novel Editor. Ghostwriter. Ruthless critiquer of stories.