Tag Archives: The Writing Process

Big Picture & Line by Line Revision – #firstdraftproblems

I realized I haven’t been posting much on my writing process at all lately, so here’s a bit of an update. I’ve been spending time with the slow and painful process of revising. A while back, I found a great piece of revision … Continue reading

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The Land of Good Enough

Originally posted on Kristen Lamb's Blog:
They don’t even know they’re dead…. Countless people aspire to be successful writers (The Many), but of all of those, only a small percentage will make it (The Few). Why won’t The Many…

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A Day in the Life of a…Writer?

“Writer’s block is a fancy term made up by whiners so they can have an excuse to drink alcohol.” – Steve Martin I’m having a hard time calling myself a writer these days, due to the lack of, er…writing. But … Continue reading

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Should I Lay My Story to Rest?

I have not been obsessively calculating progress made on the first draft of my book lately. Probably because I’ve been neglecting it so terribly. Seriously considering laying this story to rest. My blog is becoming a memorial site for it anyway. … Continue reading

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Writer’s Block, Procrastination, Fear of Commitment, Or…Just Seriously Unhinged?

“The road to Hell is paved with works-in-progress.” ~ Philip Roth I have a problem. And some would call it writer’s block. Although technically, I’m finished my first draft and am now in the revising stage. But many scenes need … Continue reading

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