Outline Your Heart Out

Outlining is a must for me. Without it, I struggle in November. Last time I tried going without a detailed outline, a revolution came out of nowhere, and has since refused to leave. The time before that, my epic fantasy got a touch soap opera-y in the middle there, with murder, mayhem and cheating husbands… Read More Outline Your Heart Out


Research and Organizing

When you’re writing a novel, chances are at some point you’ll need to do some research. It’s can be quite hazardous, especially if you’re trying to do it at the same time as you try to write as many words as humanly possible in a very short timespan. Research is after all a slippery slope… Read More Research and Organizing

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The Camp Nano Curse

National Novel Writing Month – or NaNoWriMo – is my favorite time of the year. Each November since 2010 I’ve sat down and written at least 50,000 words by December 1st. Ever since I first experienced the high of winning, of actually writing that much in a single month, I’ve been hooked. Camp Nano is… Read More The Camp Nano Curse