Isn’t it weird when characters stop talking to you. Ok, ok. I know their fictional. I know they are in my head. But, isn’t that the point. They are in my head. Shouldn’t I know what they are thinking? Shouldn’t I know what they would do next? How could I ever make their actions, or [...]
What triumphs in your nanowrimo planning are you celebrating? Here's mine...
Struggling with character arcs so delving into one long timeline.
How to find a theme? How do I determine the theme of a book?
This one seems like the beginning of a children’s book. I think I’ll add to this story throughout the year.
If you followed me from the very beginning, you'll know I first said "Brittany & Charli" was going to be a stand alone. Then I made it a duology. Then I made it a trilogy. This may have struck you as strange. You may have thought I wanted to split it into three books to [...]
I have been editing the first two chapters of "Brittany & Charli" Book 1, and found a handy hint to share with you. As you may know already, I draft in scrivener. Using my revisions prep notes revisions prep notes, I decided to copy my scenes from scrivener into a Google Doc. This way it [...]
AuthorTube Christmas Tag 2017 Watch On YouTube! On the 1st December, The AuthorTube Christmas Tag 2017 went live! It is a collaboration with authors Mandi Lynn & Jessi Elliott, and myself. It stemmed from Jessi' tag from last year. Please check out all our videos, The tag is geared for YouTube, however there is no reason [...]
Watch On YouTube! Newbie writer discussing first time published, authotube newbie tag, writing a young adult book that is contemporary fiction. My writing routine to complete a first draft in nanowrimo. And discussing my WIP the Brittany and Charli series. Being that this tag is 100% regarding YouTube, well AuthorTube to be more exact, I [...]