It’s Almost NaNo Season!

It's almost that time of year again, NaNoWriMo is just around the corner and it's time for the preparation to begin! After several years of failed NaNo's as a panster (someone who doesn't plan before writing) and one year as a successful planner (you can guess that one) I know I need to plan plenty... Continue Reading →

Camp NaNoWriMo Starts On Sunday and I Completely Forgot!

Panic stations people! The July Camp NaNoWriMo starts on Sunday and it completely slipped my mind! When I first thought about it a couple weeks ago I was planning on continuing with The Revelation Academy, but now I'm in the mood to write something completely new. So now I have three (and a bit) days to come... Continue Reading →

My Writing Life: Designing Settings

For this weeks post on my writing life I have decided to continue with the theme of planning a story and today we are focusing on settings. I'll be using my experience of creating the main setting for my novel The Revelation Academy to give you some tips for creating your own settings. To clarify,... Continue Reading →

My Writing Life: Planning and Plotting

When I first got the idea for my current work in progress, The Revelation Academy, I was actually already planning a different novel. For the first idea I was using revision cards to plan out my scenes and where they would sit in the overall story. But for TRA I ended up choosing a different method, I... Continue Reading →

My Writing Life: 1st Draft vs 2nd Draft

Hello everyone! Today I would like to talk about drafting. I am currently on the second draft of my novel The Revelation Academy and I have noticed quite a few differences between my experience of writing them. The first draft was written during NaNoWriMo last year, I wrote the whole 50,000 words of the first draft in... Continue Reading →

Camp NaNoWriMo Is Coming!

Hello everyone. Yes, it's true! Camp NaNoWriMo is coming! Now some of you might have been reading in November last year when I posted about NaNoWriMo and what I was writing. But for those new people out there (who might not know about NaNoWriMo) here is a quick overview. What on earth is NaNoWriMo? And... Continue Reading →

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