Monthly Archives: May, 2009
Is it because I’m writing this instead of working on revisions or that I have the attention span of a gnat? Oh look, something shiny!
Recently several blogs caught my attention asking people what they have given up for their writing dream. I was surprised by some of the things people have sacrificed for their writing. Other things didn’t surprise me at all. Some people have given up housekeeping, cooking meals for their families, and their lunch hour at work. Some [...]
If anyone were to ask me if I were a pantzer or a plotter, I wouldn’t have a definite answer. I fall somewhere in the middle. I’m not free-spirited enough to be a pantzer and not quite OCD enough to be a plotter, but I do have tendencies in both directions. I guess I could [...]
As far as I can tell, it requires a tremendous amount of skill to convey character, setting, and plot in just a few thousand words. Apparently I’m not that talented.