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#author Set a time limit to write an outline for your story outline.

It doesn’t matter how many words you write. I wrote mine this morning in a supermarket cafe – which meant I couldn’t stay there all day – and produced an outline of 616 words for my third book (while stepping back from my second). 55 more words


The ultimate story outline

I’ve always been content to jump right into a story — my mind is often so full of multiple ideas at once that I’m often afraid if I don’t record them right away, I’ll lose them and never be able to put them into context again. 1,232 more words


platinum-static reblogged this on ps and commented:

Using this outline was more helpful to my creative flow than I thought it would be!

NaNoWriMo 2016: Day 2-The Dreaded Outline

Those who have followed my writing journey for a while know my extreme LOATHING for story outlines. Yes, they’re incredibly helpful, but my brain just isn’t wired to write following an outline. 233 more words

Tamara Rokicki

Story Brainstorming Worksheet

Today is the first day of NaNoWriMo and I’ve already managed to get my 1,667 words in for the day.  I hope that all of you are making great progress as well.   377 more words


Element One: A Captivating Plot

Hey there!

Today we are going to focus on how to develop a truly mind-blowing plot.

There are so many sources on the internet and in various print resources that it’s hard to know exactly how to lay out your story. 1,005 more words


Author Blog Challenge - MotivationTechniques


 Motivation techniques are a popular life skill for everyone, not just writers

To achieve something, having the motivation to get there is a given.  42 more words


Next Steps in Writing a Novel: The Table of Contents

I finally hammered out the Table of Contents (TOC) for my proposed science fiction novel (I’m stuck on giving the book a title at the moment). 514 more words

Science Fiction