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Twelve Day Plan - Donna's day six - Write a story

Day 6:
Select a book on your shelf and pick two chapters at random. Take the first line of one chapter and the last line of the other chapter and write a short story (no more than 1000 words) using those as bookends to your story. 899 more words

Donna A Leahey

September's April Recap

Another month bites the dust! We’ve now gotten through all of my reading for the month of April, and it was another big book month for me – 13 books this time around. 805 more words

The Duchess War by Courtney Milan (Review)

I was tempted to start with the craziest of the crazysauce genre I’ve encountered in my adventures. I resisted (though the time for that is coming soon) and instead, I give you one of the best. 697 more words

Rating 6

Twelve Day Plan - Donna's Day Four - Agent query

Day 4:
Write a letter to an agent telling her how wonderful you are.

After two or three tries to complete today’s challenge, I decided I was just not willing to put a “real” agent query letter out to be viewed by the public. 226 more words

Donna A Leahey

Twelve Day Plan - Donna's Day three - Write a setting

Day 3:
Write a setting based on the most beautiful place you’ve ever seen.

I grew up in the country surrounded by open space and trees. 353 more words

Donna A Leahey

The Twelve Day Writer's Plan - Donna's Day Two - Character Sketch

Day 2:
Create a character with personality traits of someone you love, but the physical characteristics of someone you don’t care for.

This is a fantastic exercise. 242 more words

Donna A Leahey

Twelve Day Plan - Day One - 10 titles

Day One of the Twelve Day Plan: Write 10 potential book titles of books you’d like to write.

I am rubbish at coming up with titles. 221 more words

Donna A Leahey