Tag Archive: Novel

In the Wrong Zone

Well I’m in the zone. Not the writing zone (or editing zone where I should be) but the reading zone. I’m doing my annual prep for the upcoming WritersFestival (Confessions of a proud… Continue reading

Novel Update #16

So here we are not so far into summer yet and I am still slugging away at the Manuscript for Fallout. I remain engulfed in character trajectories as mentioned earlier in Novel Update… Continue reading

Growing My Writing

I was outside gardening this past weekend. Now I’m not terribly skilled or know all there is to know about gardening. Yet, when we inherited a home that had beautiful landscaping already built… Continue reading

Novel Update #14: Trajectory

tra•jec•to•ry (trəˈjekt(ə)rē/) noun “The path followed by a projectile flying or an object moving under the action of given forces.” (Google) Synonyms: course, path route, track, line, orbit. Character Trajectory: Looking to the… Continue reading

Taker does its part

“Rediscover Paper and Print In a world of virtual communications, people are rediscovering the real power of messages on paper – pass it on!” —Spicers.ca. Light it’s slowly taken when the entry is… Continue reading

Novel Update #13: Just Like George Lucas

Can you name that bald man in the film The Empire Strikes Back who has a computer device attached to his head? It’s Lobot, assistant to Lando Calrissian. And I bet you didn’t… Continue reading

Peanut Butter Magic

Okay first I must say, I’m a sucker. But something in this story struck a chord in me. Sometimes I feel just that, unsure of the role I play in life, my family,… Continue reading

Novel Update #11: New Discoveries

Well here we are in the New Year and I am back at the manuscript. Before the holidays ended, just before New Year’s Eve, I received a 20-page very detailed evaluation of my… Continue reading

Looking Forward while glancing Back

Well as 2014 comes to an end , I wanted to take the time to recall and be so thankful for the bright year that was. Probably the greatest accomplishment was finally completing… Continue reading

Novel Update #10: Whew!

Whew! It’s done…for now. My BIG EDITS of my manuscript concluded last night. My First full Edit consisted of inputting corrections, making some changes here and there and generally cleaning it up. This… Continue reading