What Made You? Top Five Books…

Dear Mae Clair, over at Story Empire, posted an interesting commentary on the five books that had an impact on her; essentially the books that helped make her, well, her! It got me thinking about the things that have made us. The books that influenced our writing, the movies that shaped our views of the … Continue reading What Made You? Top Five Books…

Weekend Writing – You Win Some, You Lose Some

A bittersweet weekend progress-wise. While I didn't make my intended target (which was to have two complete chapters written for Part II of Book II), I did get an extremely difficult chapter completed. You know those pivotal chapters that setup your whole novel? The ones heavy on exposition where every detail matters? Yeah, well, I … Continue reading Weekend Writing – You Win Some, You Lose Some

Stay on Target

Okay, so this is the plan... 2000 (approx) words = 1 chapter 2 chapters a week = (approx) 1 Part per month 7 Parts = 7 months 7 months = 1 complete manuscript, (ie) Book 2 - Sins of the Lamb It's just a simple mathematical equation really. So, by this logic, I have one weekend … Continue reading Stay on Target