Updates, Work-in-Progress 2

Trying New Plotting Styles

When I wrote the first draft of Clipped Wings (Work-in-Progress 2) my plotting style was, I admit, non-existent. But, with the necessity of seeing it all laid out for me, I’ve found it necessary to outline this next draft. I’ve learned a few things from outlining that my previous “pantser” lifestyle didn’t allow. The first, background… Continue reading Trying New Plotting Styles

Work-in-Progress, Work-in-Progress 2

Revision Revelations

I had two big revelations over the course of about 12 hours regarding two separate books. One, my work-in-progress that I had set aside to be completely reworked and re-imagined. The other about my current project that is in revisions. Work-in-Progress 2 (Clipped Wings) As I fell asleep one night, I had the first revelation.… Continue reading Revision Revelations

Updates, Work-in-Progress 2

Living and Learning

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

Updates

2017 Wrap Up and Plans for 2018

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

Work-in-Progress 2

Reset and Refresh: New Projects

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