Stepping Away, Not Running Away

Last night, as I was attempting to fall asleep I was thinking about my Cupid comic. Of course. Most nights I keep myself up thinking about this idea I started some time last year. It was a beautiful creation that slowly morphed into an evil being. How did this get so wrong? I'm sure a …

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A Draft Will Make Writing Easier

How do you start writing your novels? Do you outline? Do you create characters? Do you push together random notes? There are a lot of ways to get your story moving forward. Everyone has their own way and they need to do what's best for them. I've tried different methods and every time I write …

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Don’t Let Your Excitement Ruin Your Tale

Before I begin knocking down anyone's excitement I need to make one fact clear: There is nothing wrong to hold excitement over the work you are trying to complete. It's always a thrill when you finally think up the prefect line for your work. I know you want to write it all out because it …

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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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Obsess – Write – Edit – Don’t Stop

I have shared a few posts with you about my interests and attempts to write a graphic novel. (Check out my previous posts to learn more about it). It’s been one challenge after another. These challenges nearly convinced me to run away from it all. I mean, why should I force myself to work through …

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