Still working away…

…At the novel.  At the end of April, I had completed half the story.  However, I got to a point where I realized it would be prudent to do more research on the main topic I am writing about in order to ensure accuracy in the details of the story. I also got a surprise […]

The Big Picture

My Writer’s Wall is adapted from the Story Structure Grid described by Hedy Czu in her writing guide, Before you Write a Word: Designing Your Novel.  She says, “What the musical score is to music, the story structure grid and its container are to writing.  The grid and its container hold over fifty elements critical […]

My Writer’s Wall

I am trying to have a rough copy of the first half of my novel by April 29th! Wowzers.  Just in time to relax by watching the Royal wedding with old friends.  Is anyone else a loyal royal watcher?  I always thought I must be pretty dorky, but I’ve since met others who enjoy my sort […]