How I Lost My Pants (Pt. 5): Netflix and Write

Last week we went over how to speed up the writing process. Specifically, we talked about sprinting. You can read that post HERE. This week, as promised, we’re talking about how binge watching your favorite shows can teach you to write. You know, for a writer, watching TV or movies isn’t laziness, it’s work. No, I’m … More How I Lost My Pants (Pt. 5): Netflix and Write

How I Lost My Pants: Plotting Murder, Mayhem, and (sometimes) Magic (Pt. 4)

Last week I went into depth on how I use my plotting journal and ALL THE ART SUPPLIES! If you missed it, you can still take a peek HERE. This week I’m going to share how I sped up my writing process and how you can, too! So, the first thing I did was to … More How I Lost My Pants: Plotting Murder, Mayhem, and (sometimes) Magic (Pt. 4)

How I Lost My Pants: Plotting Murder, Mayhem, and (sometimes) Magic (Pt 3)

Last week I talked about what to do when–despite all your best-laid plans–you get stuck in a quagmire. Plot-wise, I mean. If you missed it you can catch up HERE. This week, as promised. We’re using ALL THE MARKERS!!! Okay, deep breath. Whew! I love art supplies even though, seriously, I’m the worst artist in the … More How I Lost My Pants: Plotting Murder, Mayhem, and (sometimes) Magic (Pt 3)

What to Read Next: Fantasy & Steampunk Romance

Any steampunk fans out there? How about fantasy fans? I love both, especially when they involve romance! And I’ve discovered some steampunk and fantasy romance novels I’ve absolutely loved. If you’re looking for something new to read, you might want to try… A Hint of Frost by Hailey Edwards I’m not sure why this book is … More What to Read Next: Fantasy & Steampunk Romance

How I Lost My Pants: Plotting Murder, Mayhem, and (sometimes) Magic (Pt 2)

Last week I posted about how I plot (HERE) using a journal, pen, scissors, and copious amounts of glue. This week I’m going to talk about that thing that happens when I don’t know the whole plot. You may recall that one of my points involved writing the outline for each chapter. However, if I … More How I Lost My Pants: Plotting Murder, Mayhem, and (sometimes) Magic (Pt 2)

How I Lost My Pants: Plotting Murder, Mayhem, and (sometimes) Magic

Many times over the years I’ve been asked, “How do you write?” I understand because, even after all these years, it’s something I find fascinating about other writers. There are as many writing processes as there are writers. My advice is always, “Find what works for you and do that. It’ll change over the years. … More How I Lost My Pants: Plotting Murder, Mayhem, and (sometimes) Magic