My Mid-Year TBR List Update

Now that we are past the mid point of 2019, I thought it would be good to look back at the list of books I had planned to read this year, how that has been going, and what I have all read this year. You can find my complete list here with descriptions of the … Continue reading My Mid-Year TBR List Update

The Editing Process: The First Read

It’s CampNaNoWriMo! And during this camp session I am working on editing one of my Middle Grade novels, so today, and in the coming weeks I will be talking about the steps I will be using to go through the editing process for this novel. To start the editing process, as so many will tell … Continue reading The Editing Process: The First Read

Using [Placeholders] to Speed Up Your Writing

When I first started writing, I would write until I hit something like a place name, or a character name that I didn’t quite have figured out, and I would stop the drafting process to brainstorm a name, or a town and often this led down a rabbit trail of creating a currency system for … Continue reading Using [Placeholders] to Speed Up Your Writing

My Return, Updates, and Call for Submissions

I’ve been gone a while. There were lots of reasons, but I’m back now. I’m here to give you some information, tell you a bit about my writing and reading(yay!!) life, and invite you to participate in an opportunity to get young writers published and paid for their writing! So let’s begin! Camp NaNo finished, … Continue reading My Return, Updates, and Call for Submissions

My Pre-Post Camp NaNo Recap April 2019

I hesitate to write this post today, but considering I said I wanted to update my progress during Camp NaNo every week in a vlog-not-vlog style and then did not post a single post about that, I thought I would do a larger overview of how Camp NaNoWriMo went for me this month, excluding today. … Continue reading My Pre-Post Camp NaNo Recap April 2019