Monthly Archives: November 2015

The StoryShop App – Write Better Stories Faster

One of the things that I struggle with as a writer is how to organize all my pre-planning work. That’s the characters sketches, the setting description, the major plot points, etc. The writers behind the Self-Publishing Podcast Sean Platt, Johnny B. Truant, and David Wright decided that there needs to be a specific app for […]

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An Upbeat, Silly Song for a Gloomy, Rainy Monday

It’s dark and rainy here this morning in Northern California as we finally get the rain that the forecasters have been promising. To keep up my spirits, and to give me a break from the explosions and bullet wounds in my manuscript, here’s an upbeat, silly song that always puts a smile on my face. […]

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NaNoWriMo and Mapping an Island

November is National Novel Writing Month aka NaNoWriMo. This event involves thousands of writers from across the globe who are each attempting to complete a 50,000 word novel by the end of the month. This will be my first year participating and I’m going to be working on a special project. In preparation, I drew a diagram of […]

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