How do you keep track of characters, places, story events and general outline while working on a novel? I don't use anything fancy. I use SimpleNote. The app let's me track what I have written and it allows me quick access to points I have written. It is also available online which allows me to … Continue reading Keeping track
I just removed 1,958 words from the new novel. Revising I had originally planned to write a novel in three parts. But I can tell it wasn't going to work. It would have grown into this big monster of a disaster. Instead, I am just sticking with a suspense/thriller novel. Although I blew away a … Continue reading 1,958 words
I have been crazy busy with work, but also with my writing. I have been writing on transit, when I get home. I have written almost three chapters this week. If I keep at this pace, then I will have another by the end of the weekend. The only issue, I closed down my laptop … Continue reading OMG! Save your work
I spent the whole weekend trying to work on the new novel – I wrote about 600 words over three days. Yesterday while riding the bus, I wrote 300 words without much effort. I am seriously considering riding transit on weekends, so I can get work done on the book, just kidding… LOL. Still, it … Continue reading My trials of writing
I have been busy with the new novel which is why I haven't posted much here. It’s weird. When I wrote started the YA Fantasy story, I had the idea for female protagonist, the beginning of the story and then ending, and from these I was able to write an outline for the book. With … Continue reading I am still writing
You may have been wondering where I've been dear reader. Don't worry, I haven't forgotten about you. I have been busy writing a new novel. As many of you may or may not know, a few years ago I self-published a Young Adult Fantasy book The Crux. The first book in a series of three … Continue reading Where have I been?
I have tried writing gay sex scenes like the scene pictured below, and then some. But, I have never tried straight sex scenes until now. I am working on a chapter that requires the woman taking charge of a man during sexual intercourse. I don't want to make it too pornographic; I do want it … Continue reading Hot sex scenes…