I saw this post on Pinterest - - and cracked up laughing. How to lengthen your novel? I need, 'how to cut 25 thousand words out'! Tell me, are you and overwriter, and underwriter or just write (see, what I did there?)
I saw that a series of books I've ghost-written has just gone on sale via amazon. I have very mixed feelings about this. On one hand I want them to succeed to prove to myself my writing is good, on the other hand, if they do succeed I'll be crushed. Anyone else a ghostwriter out … Continue reading Ghostwriting
You know you're a writer when you leave a note stuck to your computer that says 'don't forget about Johnny's broken ribs!' Or you could also be a loan shark...
Where do you do your writing? Have you ever tried to write somewhere other than your nook? Do you frequently write elsewhere? I remember reading how J K Rowling wrote Harry on the train on her way to work - not sure if it's true or not but if so, bloody hell! How's she do … Continue reading Where do you do your writing?
So I had two booms and a huh? moment today. If you don't speak 'Jessica' you'll have no idea what gibberish I'm spouting, and since only three other people that I know of speak 'Jessica', let me explain... My first boom was learning Scrivener today. I looked at a few tutorials, thought blah! and just … Continue reading Two booms and a huh?
Rant incoming! Scouring Pinterest tonight (which has been tailored particularly to me by over a year of browsing) I came across a score of writing pins. Here are some of the titles; 10 mistakes you don't want to make when writing your first book 7 plot cliches to avoid 12 rules of grammar in writing … Continue reading Helpful advice?