How to Write the 2nd Draft | Prepping & Annotating Your Manuscript

Ahoy-hoy Everybody! The YouTube link here. I've been hard at work reading through my manuscript. I have a notebook full of notes, and I can see the completion of my second draft in my sights. I thought it might be a good opportunity to share my methods. Hopefully you are able to take something helpful [...]

The Sarcastic Writing Tag

We are kicking off November with a tag that I thought would be hilarious to do. Created by Victoria Griffin. The rules being, every answer has to be sarcastic or ridiculous. Or... like they are not going to be both... Whatever... Watch On YouTube Questions: 1. Where does your writing inspiration come from? Obviously not [...]

How to Write a First Draft | Party Time

Woohoo!!!! I finished my first draft! 82,259 words, 38 chapters, 222 pages. Lemme hear another woohoo!!! I still have a ways to go; adding more detail and editing out the bad writing. But I am on the way to completing it. Every step deserves a party. Watch On YouTube To Join The Party Through my experience, I've come [...]

Act 1 is Done!

I literally jumped around my room cheering at the end of this writing week. Act 1 is complete. Yes, your applause is welcome. Last Thursday I absolutely smashed it out of the park.  I tackled four difficulty scenes and hit a word count of 2828.  I can't believe I was able to tick off so [...]