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Jilly: Oops! I Did It Again

Do you make the same mistakes over and over?

Last week I finally got back to my WIP after almost a month fighting the good fight of Real Life. 537 more words

Eight Ladies Writing

One last thing: Some dos and don’ts for subplots


– Choose a subplot that will tell us more about the main characters

– Structure your story so that when the main plot is going through a calm period, the reader is given something of interest to read about via the subplot… 147 more words


Weekly Wrap-Up

It’s already that time again. How did another week pass us by so quickly? I know I was busy writing, among other things.

Monday: Quote of the Week… 44 more words


Thoughts on Writing - Subplots and End Scenes

Isaac has finished writing the rough draft of Trials of Blood and Steel, and I’m about half-way through editing his draft (with plans to go back at the halfway point and start polishing, that way we can start releasing episodes), so Isaac is now working on the little segments that go at the end of each episode. 779 more words

Stephanie Flint

Overgrown Fleece--I Mean Plots

So last week there was this gem of a BBC article about a sheep who was in danger of death from his overgrown fleece. Apparently, he’d escaped in Australia and his fleece had grown so much that he might not survive much longer without a shearing. 203 more words


Analyzing Subplots

Still working on making sense of the hot mess that is the first book of my Dagger Trilogy. One of the book’s major problems was that I had a lot of different goals and objectives, and they all kind of got tangled together. 451 more words


36 Plots and Mad Max

My husband and I watch a lot of action and superhero movies. Did I mention that he’s 10? A suggestion that we watch something with an actual plot earns the “Really? 948 more words

The Adventure Of Writing