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So I’ve been away for a bit, writer’s block has hit home this week. I haven’t touched Into the Veil, so I don’t have much to give you guys regarding that 😐 (sorry). However, I’ve decided to turn that around. I WILL write this week! I WILL give my readers something to read! So, I […]Read More Suck It, Writer’s Block!!! (Info Leak!!)
Moving down the list of strange habits my brain has picked up on this journey of mine, we move on to this: Everything has a backstory. Let’s be clear, I’m not just talking about plots in current WIPs, I’m talking about when you are at a park, or coffee shop, or library… anywhere that contains […]Read More Writer Habits: Part 2
I have to admit, when my son’s summer break started I had this feeling… “There goes my quiet writing after his bedtime.” I may have been wrong. Here I sit at the table on the back porch, IPad in front of me, bonfire in the pit in the yard while my little man roasts marshmallows […]Read More Burnt Marshmallows, Some Hot Tea, and My WIP
I’ve always been a pretty creative person, my hobbies have always bounced around some kind of art. Whether I was sketching or writing, I even crochet and do some(minor) knitting when I need to keep my hand busy. Most of those hobbies or minor projects got thrown to the side the moment something new popped […]Read More How I Knew This Novel Was the One
There comes a time where every writer asks themselves: should I do it? Is this my debut novel? I’ve been asking myself these questions from the moment the premise of my current novel found its way into my head. The idea had promise, it was original, the characters (from what I gather from my first […]Read More To Publish or Not to Publish?
This week in my WIP: Chapter 5 1) After Lucas and Grace have an arguement in the Veil, Grace continues reading her mother’s journal and learns about the origins of her Gift. 2) Jackie and Grace have a heart to heart about Lillian and Grace gets some of the motivation she needs to keep going. […]Read More Into the Veil (Update)
Since making the decision to actually write my novel (not just scribble some notes and banish them to the garbage can) I’ve started to pick up some useful, albeit sometimes strange habits. Some have had no outer effects on my life, others increased the amount of eye rolls I receive from my significant other. I’m […]Read More Writer Habits: Part 1