What Happened Last Week?

First off, I want to apologize for how sporadic my posts have been. As I have always said, it is extremely hard to keep up with a blog or writing in general while you are working fulltime. You’re physically, mentally and emotionally drained and it’s hard to stick to a writing schedule when all youContinue reading “What Happened Last Week?”

I’m Back!

My Apologies Hello all! I’m sorry for my unannounced hiatus. I started my new job last month, and it was hectic. I’m getting back into the swing of having a fulltime job and balancing this blog, so please be patient with me. I will still try to post three times a week; these posts willContinue reading “I’m Back!”

Dragon Story:Sneak Peek

As promised, I’m giving you all a sneak peek of my current writing project. It’s still a bit rough since I’m still working on the first draft. Enjoy! Lyla was frozen, staring as the tentacles rose from the water’s surface. Others were running every which way, either to fight the creature in the water orContinue reading “Dragon Story:Sneak Peek”

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”

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”