When it came to my novel, I honestly didn’t think I’d have to do that. But, here I am, the stage of my novel where I am going over each scene, and I am “killing my darlings.” I want to keep most of the scenes, but I have a criteria I go over that may tell me otherwise.
He extends his sword and then utters these words: “My name is Inigo Montoya, you killed my father, prepare to die.” The most memorable part
I am down to the last 25% of the current draft of my novel which I’m now calling Ziggurat Reach. Whether that is a working
Every year I try and read a couple of books on the writing craft. I know that’s not everyone’s cup of tea, but, honestly, I
Here is my review of Hank Quense’s Planning a Novel, Script or Memoir as it appears in Goodreads and Amazon: I’ve read many books on writing
In my previous blog entry, I began listing some things I’m learning as I write my current novel. Here are some more: Let the story