Do You Have a Plan? Are You Going in Blind?

An author can bring their story to life using any method they deem suitable for them. There are some authors able to start writing without a lot of planning ahead of time and it works out perfectly. I wrote this way when I brought my first series to life. (The Lyall Pack Series: Volume 1, …

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Completing My Research Before I Write Chapter One

I have mentioned time and time again I am working to write up a murder mystery as my next novel. Oh, has it been a challenge! There are so many facts I must gather before I can even think about typing the story on my computer. I think the hardest part was figuring out all …

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Middle Of The Week Thoughts 11/2/16

I have finished my personal project pieces! With those done it is finally time to buckle down with my latest novel idea! Yeah, I say this again and again only to end up distracted by some other activity or event. But no more! At the beginning of my blog I featured a post about Creating A …

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Get Their Attention On Page One

Sally Newton was left alone to clean the tables outside Midnight Magic's dance floor. The other two workers for the night always did as little work as they could get away with and as long as they left Sally alone she didn't care too much. Annoyance number one was Cristina Palmer. The squeaky girl was …

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