Not Sure What to Write? Create an Id List to Jumpstart Your Novel

We’ve all been there: You want desperately to write a novel, but you’re not sure what you should be writing. As creative people, most of us are brimming with ideas, but we often struggle to find that idea that really has legs — an idea that we can stay interested in long enough to write … Continue reading Not Sure What to Write? Create an Id List to Jumpstart Your Novel

10 Ways to Distraction-Proof Your Life for NaNoWriMo

This post is part of a series dedicated to National Novel-Writing Month. If you aren’t participating in NaNoWriMo this year, you should. I have a free workbook available for download on the home page that will guide you through the process in a fun and accessible way. If you’re abstaining this year, never fear. These … Continue reading 10 Ways to Distraction-Proof Your Life for NaNoWriMo

The Essential NaNoWriMo Prep, Part 2: Nailing Down Your Novel

This post is part of a series I’ll be writing in honor of National Novel-Writing Month. If you aren’t participating in NaNoWriMo this year, you should. I have a free workbook available for download on the home page that will guide you through the process in a fun and accessible way. If you’re abstaining this … Continue reading The Essential NaNoWriMo Prep, Part 2: Nailing Down Your Novel

The Essential NaNoWriMo Prep, Part 1: Getting Your Life in Order

Here's a rundown of everything you need to write your novel in November... This post is the first in a series I’ll be writing in honor of National Novel-Writing Month. If you aren’t participating in NaNoWriMo this year, you should. I have a free workbook available for download on the home page that will guide … Continue reading The Essential NaNoWriMo Prep, Part 1: Getting Your Life in Order