Editing Tips from the Anxious

I wanted to share some editing tips. My anxiety actually makes me a decent editor! Although I am not a professional or even partially good at grammar, I have a few ideas for you! Read your manuscript out loud: This is so important because reading out loud and reading in your head is very different. … Continue reading Editing Tips from the Anxious

My Outlining Process

This is a looooooooooong post: Prepare yourself. I am an avid outliner. A lot of people who talk about outlining, get real technical, real quick which I think dissuades some people who are less technical, from doing outlining. I hope my strategy is easy, but also detailed enough to help you perfect your time management and … Continue reading My Outlining Process

What you don’t know…

Could fill a book? Won't hurt you? I don't know about that, but we all have somethings we need to learn. I am an avid learner and researcher. I can't tell you how many times I google things during the day. And it shocks me that other people are cool being ignorant to information. No … Continue reading What you don’t know…

Journal: Who’s Scared Now?

I FINALLY started writing a new character. When I was writing short stories, I wrote new characters all the time. It was no problem at all, but I had such a hard time writing my sequel that I literally wrote only one character for 5 years. Now I am facing off with a strong, black … Continue reading Journal: Who’s Scared Now?

Don’t Start Unbelieving – mustering the strength to keep writing

I was feeling vulnerable and I put out the following tweet a while ago. As you can see, it got 325 likes. What you can't see is that it got 151 comments too! I did my best to reply to every comment, because what I didn't know was that my tweet was officially turning into … Continue reading Don’t Start Unbelieving – mustering the strength to keep writing