Working on one writing project was beginning to feel redundant, monotonous, and (dare I say) boring. Until I found what I was trying to say. I started this project last May, or rather I learned my main character's name. The first draft was finished near the end of September. Writing so quickly was like a… Continue reading Living and Learning
Time sure does fly. I thought I would update this blog one more time before a new year starts and I feel like I’ve completely let something slip. So here’s a progress update on my projects and where I plan to go from here. Spoiler: They’re going really good! The One That De-Railed Me I’ve… Continue reading 2017 Wrap Up and Plans for 2018
I'm just going to admit it. I started a new writing project. Also...I really love this new project. (Like I'm already 50,000 words into it...love it.) I have not given up on my former project, not even a little bit, but I have put it "on hold" for the time being. For me, it just… Continue reading Reset and Refresh: New Projects
For me, writer's block doesn't come from the inability to form ideas nor from a lack of creative juices. My blocks are almost always due to a lack of motivation.
Years working on the same novel feels suffocating when you have no deadline to work toward and no real direction for it.