Category Archives: writing

Day in the Life of a Hybrid Author

currently playing on my phone: Compass by Zella Day I thought I’d share what I’m up to today as a hybrid author! It’s a wild, busy ride, let me tell you. Today I: Wrote a scene for the Sci Fi … Continue reading

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Fantasy Worlds I’m Loving

currently playing on my iPod: Nature Boy (acoustic) by Aurora You know the feeling when a story grips you by the hair and yanks you into a world you can’t stop thinking about? That’s how I feel about some fantasy … Continue reading

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Day in the Scary Life of an Author

currently playing on my laptop: Winter Bird by Aurora If you’re a writer, does your day look like mine? If you aren’t, is this what you expected? My Sunday went like so: *wake up from crazy-clear dream about new book … Continue reading

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#amrevising: My Favorite Techniques

now playing on my laptop: Kill v. Maim by Grimes Are you revising? Me too!  Yeah so it can be tough. Verra (use Jamie Fraser voice) tough, sassenach. Here are some of my favorite ways to get to the root of … Continue reading

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Worldbuilding: Create a Historical Background

currently playing on my laptop: Cruel World by Phantogram Recently, Tehlor Kinney (@tehlorkay) tweeted about the importance of worldbuilding with careful consideration to the background on such cultural topics as food, clothing, and so forth. It was a great thread … Continue reading

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Worldbuilding Info Sheet for Writers

currently playing on my laptop: Unsteady by X Ambassadors Happy Sunday, all!! I made something for you! When you sketch out a new setting for a fantasy novel, you may want to get the nitty gritties down on paper. These … Continue reading

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Writing Tips: Action Scenes, Part IV

It’s Saturday! Time for some writing tips! Today I go over some basic stick fighting (escrima Filipino stick fighting) that you may want to use in your next action scene. I hope you enjoy it!

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