Quick question, if you could read a book about anything, what would you read about? What is your perfect story? Okay I guess not such a quick question, because I … Continue reading The Story I Want
All it took was one line. Just one, and I was hooked forever. It’s the dream all writers have, of finding the perfect one line that grabs the reader by … Continue reading One Line
Hey hey hey! I am coming to you from the depths of Nano, so brace yourselves for an odd brain tangle post. As you know, this year my goal is … Continue reading Why is this so Hard?
Who is here is doing the insanity of Nanowrimo (national novel writing month)? I complain so much about it every year, and every year I wonder why on earth I … Continue reading NaNoWriMo. Or the month I die.
Today we are talking about conclusions. Otherwise known as the end of the book. No, not the climax, or the moment that the hero wins. The conclusion is also the … Continue reading The Resolution
In the vein of being a rebellious writer, I have another piece of non-advice (as in a piece of advice that I am stating but not shouting on the top … Continue reading The Rebellious Writer: Talk to People
You know those blog posts were a funny blogger reveals that they are actually writing a story and they just have to tell you about their glorious brain child? You … Continue reading Obligatory Work In Progress Post
No, I am not actually taking a break from blogging. Not a planned one anyway. You never know what could happen on Tuesdays… If you are a writer, you know … Continue reading The Rebellious Writer: I’m Taking a Break
I know, I know there is a blog post about plotting and pantsing somewhere on this blog (in fact you can find it here). But I am to the terrible … Continue reading To Plan, or Not to Plan
I hate naming my characters. The whole process is a head achy bother. While some authors happily scour baby naming books for that perfect name, I flip through the pages … Continue reading The Rebellious Writer: What’s in a Name?
Hello hello! I am back with another tale from the realm of Lunnoor. Not terribly much happens this story. But, well, I guess you will have to read it for … Continue reading The Tales of Lunnoor: One Night
If you have been writing for any amount of time, you have most likely heard this phrase. Purple prose, the bane of every writers existence. A catch all word for … Continue reading The Rebellious Writer: In Defense of Purple Prose