Writing Tip #5 – Sprinting

We’re rounding out NaNoWriMo – National Novel Writing Month – how’s everyone doing? With just six days remaining, if you haven’t discovered sprinting yet, this may be your favorite tip ever! What is sprinting? Sprinting in the context...

Writing Tip #4 – Set Goals

Goals are important, but they are also fully customizable. What kind of goals might one have for writing? Daily word count goal Too intimidating? Try a weekly or monthly word count goal Or maybe you’d do better with a chapter goal, say 1 chapter a day or 1 a...

Writing Tip #3 – Schedule Time

Again, these are not genius ideas, just reminders that we need to hear. Heck, I need to hear it… again and again. We schedule meals. We schedule playdates. We schedule meetings. I don’t know about you, but my calendar is overflowing with all the things in...

20booksVegas

Wow, where to even begin? 20booksVegas was more than I had even hoped for. I’ll be weeding through notes, rewatching videos, and dissecting everything I learned probably through the end of the year. It was SO MUCH. Craig Martelle and team did an amazing job....

Writing Tip #2 – Pantser or Plotter

Those new to the world of writing may not even know what this means… pantser or plotter? Heck, I had two books published before I understood it. Pantser – someone who writes by the seat of their pants. It’s all in your head and you don’t take...