A Guide to Being a Pantser Vs a Planner

A Guide to Being a Pantser Vs a Planner

Hey Writer Friends! I’m sure you’ve heard or seen the terms “Pantser” and “Planner” around the writing community. I wanted to share with you my experience being both and then how I figured out what kind of writer I actually am!

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Do You Need to Take a Break From Writing?

Do You Need to Take a Break From Writing?

So, I went through and changed all 300 pages. It was awesome. I think it was the right call to make for the story. My plan was to then go through and do some line editing, make sure I caught everything and I started to do that. BUT… then I got tired. Tired? Isn’t everyone tired? I know, I know.

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Is the Beginning of Your Book Good Enough?

Is the Beginning of Your Book Good Enough?

I’ve been known to carry around an arm full of books at Powell’s before setting up shop and reading through the first page of each one. This helps me narrow down the books that I want to spend my money on.

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Revisions and How to Start the Endless Cycle

Revisions and How to Start the Endless Cycle

Hey!

Yeah, you! So you've finished your first draft and now you're wondering how to attack that stack of pages in front of you? Join the club! I'm by no means an expert, but I want to share with you some of my best practices when it comes to revising a novel that you've poured your heart and soul into.

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