I feel like the name of this is super self-explanatory. I'm guilty myself of being what people call a 'pantser' - meaning I don't often plot what I'm doing before I do it. Lately, I've decided to branch out and work on plotting things, and honestly, I'm really liking it. I hate to say I've… Continue reading Plotting for the Person who Doesn’t Plot (Short Story Edition)
Some people love content warnings, other people absolutely despise them. My feelings on the matter are that I can take them or leave them, but I also know the absence of one won't cause any kind of deep emotional/psychological reaction if I stumble upon content I’m not comfortable with. While a little while ago, I… Continue reading Content Warnings – The Writing Rating System?
Some writers swear by a certain word processor. Some (like myself) tend to bounce around between a few. If you're new to writing, you might have people, who are sincerely trying to be helpful, throwing out ideas for programs you've never even heard of. Today, I'm going to talk about a few of the more… Continue reading Word Processors – Which One to Choose?
So, in previous years, I've done really badly with getting my writing goals both known and accomplished. In 2019, I accomplished 8 out of 15 goals, which is actually pretty good, considering one of those goals was "beat cancer." So there's a bit more context here, these were my 2019 goals: 2019 Goals # Submit… Continue reading 2020 Writing Goals!
So, if anyone follows me on FB, then you already know that my NaNo was going spectacularly. I was geared up and loving what I was writing. I was on track to finish something like 18 days early. At least, if I was only doing the one piece. Well, I went from weeks ahead of the… Continue reading NaNo Update. Sort Of