My Editing Process: Draft One to Draft Two

I’ve just started the process of editing my middle grade novel that I finished during Camp NaNoWriMo, so it seemed fitting that I talk about what my editing process looks like, specifically, what I do to take my first draft novel to a second draft. The very first thing I do after finishing a first … Continue reading My Editing Process: Draft One to Draft Two

A Writer’s Tool Kit: People Watching

If you’ve been a writer for any period of time, you’ve likely encountered a desire to take real life and put it in your stories, or at the very least, allow reality to inspire your fiction. One really practical way of doing this is to people watch.