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By Nancy Raven Smith

There have been lots of brick walls in my life, such as the ones I used to jump my horse over, the ones in relationships, and those on the outer walls of the house I grew up in. 796 more words

Writer's Notes

Planning (Deconstructing Writing Advice #7)

Planning. Some love it, others despise it. Personal preference seems to play a large part in this debate, I’ve noticed, though many people have made reasonable arguments for each side. 214 more words

Starting Your Query before Your Novel is Completed?

I’m a Panster, (or is it Pantster?) which means that my characters tell me their story, not the other way around. It’s unconventional, from what I’ve been told, but it works for me. 492 more words


A Writer's Balance

Plotter VS. Pantster

“Stories are found things, like fossils in the ground . . . Stories are relics, part of an undiscovered, pre-existing world.” -S. King…

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Plotter, pantster, or something else?

If you are a serious writer, which I must be as I bought a pack of coloured biros, and serious writers need them, you will have worked out whether you are a plotter or a pantster. 997 more words


What's Next?

News Flash: The winner of Leslie Karst’s book is Sarah H – Sarah, please contact Leslie at ljkarst at gmail dot com. Congratulations!

By Sherry feeling rested in Northern Virginia… 533 more words

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Endless Possibilities

by Julie, confused by 50 degree weather in Somerville

At the beginning of the year I had two packs of 3×5 index cards, wrapped in plastic. 350 more words

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