Just over 7,500 words to go and only a few hours in which to do it, considering that today is more than half over and I have to work tomorrow. 366 more words
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Planning A Novel Writing Schedule: How Many Words In A Novel? How Long Does It Take To Write A Novel?
You know that sinking feeling when you rift through your writing ideas folders and see dozens of abandoned and unfinished story scripts accumulated over the years? 823 more words
I finished the first draft of my novel yesterday. I printed it off and placed it in a pile on the desk. Then, without reading it, I walked away. 387 more words
Having a story goal is paramount to a successful story. Without one, you may have a book but you do not have a story. It gives your characters reason to do what they do, AND it gives you, the writer, a target that propels your story forward and gives it meaning – a reason for being. 1,208 more words