I don’t want to rehash what you’ve heard and discovered for yourself as a writer: “Most of writing is rewriting”; … More
When it came to my novel, I honestly didn’t think I’d have to do that. But, here I am, the stage of my novel where I am going over each scene, and I am “killing my darlings.” I want to keep most of the scenes, but I have a criteria I go over that may tell me otherwise.
He extends his sword and then utters these words: “My name is Inigo Montoya, you killed my father, prepare to … More
Every year I try and read a couple of books on the writing craft. I know that’s not everyone’s cup … More
This writing exercise challenges the writer to describe something ten different ways. I chose Andre, a french bulldog whom I … More
What I read this week in writing blogs: The Secret of Great Writing. I recently finished editing my first novel, … More
Some blog articles on writing I’ve read lately: Daily Writing leads to better writing. Ideally, you’ll write every day . … More
Some blog articles on writing I read this week. The first one listed is by Chuck Palahniuk, author of Fight … More