December 19th, 2014
Unless you’re incredibly lucky, at some point in your writing life you’re bound to fall into a rut. The novel you loved yesterday feels flat today, all your ideas sound “meh” and nothing really excites you about your current manuscript. It happens, and scary as it can be, there are ways to knock […]
September 19th, 2014
There’s something satisfying about finishing a first draft. The novel that’s been poking you in the brain for months is finally done and you can stand back and marvel at it like a new parent. And like a new baby, there’s an awful lot of mess to go with all that joy.