Monthly Archives: January 2018
So, my intention was to blog a writing rule every week. Fourth week in and I missed one. No, I didn’t do it on purpose, it just worked [..]
Why this even needs to be said is a mystery. You want to be a writer. You want others to read what you’ve written. Yet you don’t feel [..]
Rule 2. “Write what you know” doesn’t mean you can’t write about mountain climbing just because you’re not a mountain climber. It means do some research so your characters can fake being a mountain climbers.
“Write what you know” is one of the most misunderstood pieces of advice to new writers, probably because it’s often comes without much explanation and usually given by [..]
There is this show on television called NCIS and the lead character has a list of work rules which the other characters are ‘encouraged’ to learn and follow. [..]
It’s 2018. Last year I said 2017 was the year interesting things would happen. Some did, some remained the same, but all in all it was a good [..]