Welcome to another installment of the Insecure Writer's Support Group conceived by illustrious Ninja Captain, Alex J. Cavanaugh ! Our Twitter hashtag is #IWSG So I'm plugging away on my WIP and usually a third of the way through I stop and go through a...
Its my first confession via the Insecure Writer's Support Group conceived by illustrious Ninja Captain, Alex J. Cavanaugh ! Okay, so I have been visiting and reading these Wednesday posts for months. I have to say I really did like feeling like I was not th...
This is difficult advice to take. Particularly after having characters in your head for years. When I finally get to that moment...I often look for ways to avert their death. But it is to no avail. If they must die. They must die. On my current WIP I am de...
So I'm rereading James Scott Bell's Super Structure : The Key to Unleashing the Power of Story because I read that and Writing the Breakout Novel by Maass EVERY TIME I begin a new project. I even have a Maass List where I check off elements of my story and ...
Werkin' the Words... So I'm chugging away on the second book in my trilogy and I'm finding all these little things I SHOULD know off the top of my head...but don't. Place names, most of which are original, sometimes get spelled differently. Placement of roo...
Those of you who know me personally, are aware that I lost my mother this week. She went in her slumber which is the most mercy I could have hoped for. For months, I had been traveling to my parents house to help my father care for her as she was in hospic...
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