Posts Tagged: writing

My Work Space

I had my kids move their stuff off my desk last night, so it is clean!

I have new project to draft, and I’m hoping, hoping, hoping I can make it as awesome and hilarious as it is living inside … Read More

Chin up, Buttercup

I’m revising a story and reminding myself to “Think big, work small.”
To “Be brave.”
And “try, try, again.”
Taking it in tiny, doable bits.
After all, “finishing is better than starting.” (Ecclesiastes 7:8)
Sometimes the road is long, and … Read More

Gone writing

I’m trusting YOU all to behave, eat your vegetables, and fill me in on the latest when I return.
“Whoever watches the wind, will not plant; whoever looks at the clouds will not reap.” Ecclesiastes 11:4
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On Studying Writing

I’ve been reading, a lot.
Craft books, novels, a beta manuscript.
I’ve learned a few things in the last couple weeks of study.
1. Don’t make the antagonist evil for evil’s sake. Give your villain a reason or something redeeming,
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