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My Writing: Editing Chapter 2

Okay, after editing  Chapter Two  for the fourth time. I think  I am ready to move on to the next Chapter. But never know with me. 638 more words

My Writing

Why Stop At Winning?

Camp NaNo has been proceeding well and as you might have guessed from the title of this post, I’ve won. Actually, I won back on July 19th, but I hadn’t gotten around to posting about it for a number of reasons. 569 more words


Very special snowflake

I am getting close to drafting my first chapter. I think the only thing keeping me from jumping off the cliff is that, well, it feels like jumping off a cliff. 524 more words


Outlining is for Control Freaks

I recently attended a local writers meeting and I was asked if I outline.  A few years ago, my answer would have been a definite no.  298 more words


Oooh! The "Evil" Outline

K. M. Weiland wrote an awesome post on the Writers Digest website this week titled “7 Steps to Creating a Flexible Outline for Any Story.” His opening words hooked me in an instant. 522 more words


Note To Self--Be Careful When Writing

To outline or not to outline?

If you’d asked me this question a month ago, I would have spoken out against outlining. “It wrecks my creative process!” I would say. 557 more words


Character Driven Writing

I had a conversation with a reader today. She had a very good question that I thought I would expand upon and query the other authors in my little world.  273 more words