Writers are different. People, in general, are different. No one system works for everyone. You're going to come across teachers who will tell you that every work of writing must be planned out extensively before you begin the writing. You're going to come across writers who will insist that you should never plan out a … Continue reading Planners vrs. Pantsers
Hello my friends! It's Friday. I made up my mind that I was going to post this Friday, but I was entirely unprepared, and now you get to listen to me rant for a little while, and I will explain precisely why I was gone. It appears I've been slightly hypocritical. I've talked about finding … Continue reading Lent, Pascha, and a new book!
Hello everyone! I apologize for the late post, I was at a Homeschooling Conference for Orthodox Christians, and I hope it helps my case to know I had a wonderful time! I'm doing a new kind of post, one inspired by Acacia from Acacia Story Corner. She'll be interviewing one of my characters, Hazel Wood. … Continue reading Character Interview: Hazel Wood
Hey! I participated in a small contest with some friends a day or so ago. The prompt was to describe a castle and its residents in two-hundred words. I ended up with about two-fifty. I found it interesting, because oddly enough I have never had to cut something down before. My original drafts are always, … Continue reading Castle Firelight (my first microfiction)
Hi! So...it's been a while. Firstly I'd like to say I'm sorry for not posting. Life was busy and distracting, but I had plenty of time and no excuse. In light of my return I'm making a few changes. I'm going to post on a schedule, with most of my posts being on Sundays. The … Continue reading My Return and Camp NaNoWriMo
Okay! So it's been a bit . . . Merry Christmas! Happy new year! Whew! Now that's over with, I'd like to share something I think every author needs to hear. And with the start of a new year (yeah yeah, I'm a little late to the party. But New Year's Day wasn't that long … Continue reading New year Editing Advice