Inspiration is one of the great tools of the author. Without it, we would be, well, a reader.
Of course, there is nothing wrong with being a reader. 901 more words
My NaNoWriMo novel idea is all wrong.
That’s the revelation I’ve had in the last twenty-four hours. Twelve days before November 1st, with pages of planning already under way, it struck me that while the story I was plotting was a good story in itself, it’s the wrong story with which to wrap up my series. 306 more words
Writing in third person gives the writer a freedom that he or she might not experience when writing in first person. Even if you are relating a true story about yourself, it helps to take yourself out of the central character position and write a fictionalized account. 328 more words