Three Act Structure For Writers

What is a Three Act Structure? The three act structure is a model used to break a story up into three parts also known as acts. They are often called the set up, the confrontation and the resolution. For more in depth info, go to https://blog.reedsy.com/three-act-structure/ I use the three act structure to organize myContinue reading “Three Act Structure For Writers”

Budgeting for a Side Hustle

What is your side hustle? Think about the things that you enjoy doing and could make some money off of. A good book to read for this subject is Make a Nerdy Living, which I’ve reviewed in one of my blog posts *wink, wink*. Once you’ve decided on your side hustle, write down what itContinue reading “Budgeting for a Side Hustle”

Dread Nation Book Review

What is it about? Jane McKeene and many other black and Native American children were sent to boarding schools Like Miss Preston’s School of Combat in Baltimore to train to fight the undead and protect the White Americans. In her final year, she and Kathrine – resident know it all of Miss Preston’s – noticesContinue reading “Dread Nation Book Review”

Writing Update/ Confession

Current Writing Project Dragon Story (Working title). See Current Writing Project: Dragon Story to see the premise. How much have I written? Don’t hate me, but I haven’t written very much. I have written some scenes for chapter one. I’ve been having trouble keeping my focus on writing the story. It’s hard for me toContinue reading “Writing Update/ Confession”

How I Prepare to Write

Brainstorming Brainstorming is when you write down all the ideas that come to mind. I’ll usually write down the premise (or a very raw version of the premise) when I start. I’d also write down some scenes as they come to mind (again, really raw versions) I’d then write down some names as they comeContinue reading “How I Prepare to Write”