Hello everyone! Who is doing NaNoWriMo this year??!!! [raises hand reluctantly] I am raising my hand reluctantly because I love NaNo, and I really really want to give it a shot this year, but to be honest I am not really sure how it's going to go because November is going to be a really… Continue reading The NaNoWriMo 20 Questions Tag!
Hello everyone! Happy October! You all know what this means! For writers out there who are interested in participating in NaNoWriMo, this is the month when we start to plan our novels (of course this also depends on whether or not you like to plan, or if you like to just wing it!) You might… Continue reading To NaNo or Not to NaNo by Goldie
Hey everyone! I've been thinking about spoilers recently. I used to dismiss spoilers as bad and I always did my best to avoid spoilers in my reviews and my posts (I still do) but these days I've been reconsidering. First of all, what is a spoiler? Here is the Wiki definition: A document, review or… Continue reading Let’s Chat // Spoilers… Yay or Nay?
Hello everyone! September was a hectic month for me. I edited and polished my novel, Children of the Sun, in preparation for Pitch Wars (an online writing contest.) And... that's where all my spare time went. But more on this later. Unfortunately reading, blogging, and life went on my back burner, even though these things… Continue reading September Wrap-Up!
Hello everyone! Welcome to another post on Writers' Corner. Today, I am excited to introduce our guest star J. W. Martin who will be telling us all about the art of writing short stories! Joe is one of the first writer/book-bloggers that I've met. I think we've known each other for something like two years?… Continue reading 5 Things I Learned about Writing Short Stories by J.W. Martin
Hello everyone! Editing seems like a daunting task, to take an entire novel that is 80 to 100K words and (somehow) make it better. Editing also seems endless: when do you ever stop?! There seems to always be ways to make improvements on a manuscript. A few years back when I was editing an old… Continue reading My Editing Process Part 1 (template included!)
Hey everyone! Are you a fan of re-reading? To be honest, I haven't been the most faithful re-reader. I am impatient so I'm always chasing the next shiny book on my TBR. When I hear about a book that sounds super interesting that I haven't read yet, I want to read it right away. There… Continue reading Let’s Chat // Bring on the TBRR! (To-Be-Re-Read)