One of the great things about Scrivener is that it allows you to divide up your work into scene - or chapter-sized “chunks” (usually documents). This means you can tag those documents to keep track of just about anything you want.… Read the post
November 16th, 2018
Keeping Track of Everything in Scrivener with Metadata
July 16th, 2018
Build Creative Muscles - Through PLAY!
A couple of weeks ago, I filmed a video interview with my six-year-old daughter on one of the elements of creativity: play.
She’s kind of an expert on play. Most kids are, but she had some really fantastic and insightful points about how adults need to relearn how to play.… Read the post
November 15th, 2017
If, like me, you are participating in NaNoWriMo this year, you have developed some feelings about the word count tracker. Maybe it has become your greatest motivator. Maybe you try to hide from it like a toddler with scissors who just got caught cutting their own hair.… Read the post
October 4th, 2017
Your Perfect Critique Partner
Finding a critique group/partner (I call them 'critters') is one of the most frustrating things about being a writer. Then, when you find the perfect one, and life intervenes, and they drift away.
Don't you hate when that happens?
So I thought it might help if I laid out the rules for a perfect crit partner, for those who don't know them.… Read the post
September 15th, 2017
3 Steps for Using Tarot For Your Writing