Hello, people! Sorry its been a while since I last published a post. I’ve been very busty with writing projects of all types, plus learning a new instrument and balancing […]
In Divergent, my favorite scene is the aptitude test. Every scenario it runs Beatrice through unlocks a new facet of her character to the reader.
I bet you already know where I’m going with this.
If you do or do not, come to this post for a writing tip that’s extremely important if you want deeper characters!
There is only one mirror in my house.
Look, I didn’t want to be a half-blood.
Fern was looking out her bedroom window in her grandmother’s house for a runaway rhinoceros.
What make these first lines so great? What makes them hook the reader and have them asking for more? In this writing tip, I tell you how to write stunning first lines that leave your reader reading the next one.
Hosanna in the highest.
Hello from the Keystone! OK, so let’s think fantasy. Actually, we need something more specific. Let’s think Lord of the Rings. Legolas, right? He’s the super-cool Elf bowman who stands […]
First-person is a point of view (POV) where the reader sees and feels everything through the eyes of one character. The words “I,” “my,” and “me” are some of the […]
Wait, what? How to be a writer without writing? That doesn’t make sense. Can you explain? Sure. What I mean is being a writer without writing a novel, or a […]
This post brings a useful tool that all writers should have: a character questionnaire. I crafted my own that you can use along with the hundreds of others on the internet. I hope you enjoy it!
Hosanna in the highest.
“Ghostwriter” is a term dedicated for authors whom the public never knows. No, this has nothing to do with pseudonyms. There are several companies who employ ghostwriters. That company has […]
“Did you know J. R. R. Tolkien wrote the Lord of the Rings Trilogy by the seat of his pants?”
The opinions have been gathered! Many writers, professional and aspiring, have chimed in their opinions on plotting their novel or writing by the seat of their pants (writing without any planning). Complete with quotes and “Did You Knows?” on the subject of plotting, this post is not to be missed, and can be a guide to the writer in making this important decision: To Plan or not to Plan?
Give God the glory. Hosanna in the highest!
Hello! We need more opinions for our online debate for writing by the seat of your pants or planning! I will not put it up until we have at least […]