I really do apologize. It has been a long time since my last post. For that, the only thing to blame is really my poor time management and graduate school. That's right, I graduated. I know, I look so happy there. It was 80 plus outside and I was dressed nicely because we were going… Continue reading It’s Been A While
My top 5 tips for continuity edits based on my novel, White Rose Killer. Using a spreadsheet to track edits, characters, locations, and dates keeps the timeline of the novel intact and lets you have a record of what's going on.
How to do a character interview. Links to PDFs for the character interview, profile, physical description and more.
The top five reasons to do a character interview. Plus how to do one, the books I recommend on characters and more.
Hello everybody, and welcome to February's first Writing Wednesday. This week we'll be talking about an idea journal. First, what is an idea journal? An idea journal is, to me, where writers keep their ideas, research, and little kernels that will eventually make their way into your writing. It is one place that all ideas… Continue reading Why I Keep an Idea Journal
Hello Readers and Writers, I wanted to apologize for not being able to update as much as I thought I would be able to. I have had a lot going on this month. Without going into too much detail, when I had my doctors appointment I was put on a different medication that has some… Continue reading January Update 2
Winter was the only season we could be together. It wasn't something crazy like Persephone and Hades, it was just practical. He was a professor and she was a rock star, on tour except for winter.
Hello there readers. I know I’ve been practically absent from the blog this month. There is a good reason for that, and as unhappily as I say this, I’ve been ill. I’ve spent most of this month driving across the state of New Mexico to various doctor’s offices, appointments and procedures. With that being the… Continue reading An Apology to Readers
Harmony Evans was listening to the latest Harry Potter book on her iPod when it started again. They had been fighting for years about his job. Her dad was a consultant to a big oil company based in New York with offices all over the world. This job marked the second time in her life… Continue reading Finding Harmony
She walked through the store, confident in her stride and the plain clothes she wore. It had been years since she had worked here and most of her colleagues had long moved on to larger stores, or other companies. However, she knew the one she wanted most, the one she still saw on a daily… Continue reading Undercover