NaNoWriMo 2016 – A Manifesto

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Well, here we are again, ladies and gentlemen and all things in between! November looms ahead, and with it, the trial by fire we all as writers go through at some point or another: National Novel Writing Month…. Read More

#UndeadDarlings — Making Editing Suck a Little Less

We’ve all heard this piece of advice. It gets bandied about like that fruitcake your family has been regifting every Christmas since Reagan held office. But recently, I heard something a little different: I have a thought about… Read More

Itchen to Write — The Art House

the art house, one of many writing places i've found

I’m a firm believer in the “going to work” school of thought when it comes to writing…or for that matter, any home based work. The gist is that you have a dedicated space which is only for work,… Read More

Places to Write — The Art House

the art house, one of many writing places i've found

Why do we need writing places? I’m a firm believer in the “going to work” school of thought when it comes to writing…or for that matter, any home based work. The gist is that you have a dedicated… Read More

A Beginner’s Guide to Winning Over Your In-Laws

[I wrote this to try my hand at the ‘listicle’ format that seems to be so incredibly popular these days.] In-laws have a very bad reputation, mostly thanks to Hollywood. But while there are some devilish, evil monsters… Read More

NaNoWriMo Notebook

Step by step walkthrough of how I designed my brainstorming notebook.