CAMP NANOWRIMO April 2018 Wrap-Up

You know what they say about the best laid plans... When I started NANO on April 1st, I had plans to rewrite my WIP. Then I got into it and realized "Hey all that stress that made you think that this entire draft had to be scrapped isn't actually that bad", and I switched my... Continue Reading →

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Camp NanoWrimo: Week 1

Well we're one week into Camp NanoWrimo. I have finished revising and typing in the scenes/chapters that were transitioning from the last draft for ACT 1. That leaves three scenes that now need to be written for Act 1 to be complete, which I consider pretty good and I'm hoping to get that done early... Continue Reading →

Salvaging Old Scenes for New Drafts

It's officially April as I'm writing this, which means Camp Nanowrimo is here! I'm doing a big revision/rewrite this month of my WIP, and I've spent the last few weeks making a game plan and evaluating the old drafts and what needs to change or be added from scratch. A lot of the background for... Continue Reading →

Using Character to Outline

Last week I talked about my plans for a major revision of my work in progress. In that post I mentioned that my main issues were world building and character arcs. As soon as I recognized that was where my focus needed to be, I began researching ways to develop these areas. This research led... Continue Reading →

Fall Quarterly Goals

October is well underway (as in almost over), so I am definitely behind in making my quarterly goals for Fall. Better late than never, though. I’m keeping it simple for the coming months, with only two goals, though in some regards, both are pretty lofty. Finish revising my current WIP I’ve been working on my... Continue Reading →

Writing Resources

I love reading writing advice and processes from all sorts of sources, so this week I'm sharing those that I regularly return to. This mostly consists of Youtube channels and blogs, with a few more general writing resources. There's a lot of helpful writing resources out there, so this is by no means an exhaustive... Continue Reading →

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