I reject the idea that an outline makes one bored with a story, unable to change the plot or is the equivalent of a finished book. I’ve heard all the excuses. Frankly, an outline isn’t set in stone. The outline is as much of a living document as any novel in progress. These are the […]
I am writing for NaNoWriMo this year. As always, it’s fun and crazy, I fell behind early. Frustrated by a work schedule which includes an hour commute I’ve lost a lot of valuable writing time. Then I remembered I had Dragon Naturally Speaking. And a digital voice recorder. Now I’m hitting 3,000 words daily, if I remember […]
Denver Fiction Writers decided it was time for a story prompt again. My track record for this is not stellar. I’ve never completely ignored them, however, the one from a year and a half ago has turned into a novel that has not been written yet; the one from two years ago has become a […]
When I tend to get tire of the world, in general, I bury myself in video games. Any number of things can trigger this. It’s like a safety net I can retreat to and beat the ever-living shit out of pixels while not taking the stress out on real people. When I write a difficult […]
I’ve started subbing Dreamer’s War today. Progress!