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

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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 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

Camp NaNo 2019: Introduction to My Daily Entries

camp nanowrimo introduction to my novel

This month I’m going to be trying something a little different. I thought it might be fun to attempt daily “vlogs” (but on my blog. Yes, I know it’s confusing and ironic) about my process during this Camp NaNoWriMo session. I would like to create a daily entry about how my writing is going, what … Continue reading Camp NaNo 2019: Introduction to My Daily Entries

Camp NaNo Prep for Procrastinators

We are only a couple weeks away from the first Camp NaNoWriMo event of the year. If you’re like me, the excitement is building with each day. Unfortunately, if you are like me, its likely you haven’t done any prep for the novel you are going to be writing in month. Same. So today we’re … Continue reading Camp NaNo Prep for Procrastinators