Editing Ninja

Habitually I have been using two friends to do my beta reading and editing. While they are tremendously helpful and aid in my growth undoubtedly, I know I can’t harass them every time I want some feedback. So I ventured out and found a few more. One beta reader –---- back up, do you know... Continue Reading →

Flannel: Short Story Part 3 of 4

I knew I had been adopted, this hadn’t been a secret. While my brothers and my sister looked like apples that had fallen from the family tree, I never quite fit in. My parents, that is my adopted parents, have loved me as if I were their own. Though the questions about where I came... Continue Reading →

Point of View?

I struggle to make this decision. My hands automatically want to write in first person, as if I am telling the story from my own life experience. However, I feel as if this can be really limiting from a storytelling perspective. Often I find that I start a story in first person, only to go... Continue Reading →

Writing Goal: 3,000 Words a Day

I was fortunate enough to meet a published author through a writing group last week. She had a few words of wisdom that really stuck with me: Just get through your first novel. It might be good, it might be bad, but the experience of completing it will push you forward and you will only... Continue Reading →

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