First of all, congrats! Your interest in doing National Novel Writing Month shows an excitement for writing and storytelling and a willingness to rise to the challenge of writing a whole book in a month!
I got to sit down with my darling friend Savannah Kade to discuss writing, research, and her new book, Dark Secrets!
But despite all those things people tend to say about romance, reading it has made me a fundamentally better author, both in and out of the genre. These books are often escapist and fantastical, yes, but I have taken many important writing skills and themes away from them. Here are just a few.
If you do find yourself in the midst of more than one long-term project at a time, here are a few tips and tricks for keeping all the books in the air.
If I were to explore one topic that ultimately ended up at the core of the story, it is this: Romance is a reflection of the world around it.
I want to say thank you so much for the kind words and love you've all shown after reading my recent blog post. As a thank you, I'm sharing some giveaways and freebies!
Well, this is it. This is the part of being a writer that sucks so much worse than the movies show. This part hurts.