Novel Research

Amy/ March 4, 2020/ Writing

Doing novel research can be, really, novel. Talking about how I am, and have done research for current and past stories that I am or have written.

Attack of the PlotBunny

Amy/ February 5, 2020/ Creative Things, Writing

A plot bunny is a story idea that refuses to go away until it is written. The term’s origin is unknown but is known to predate NaNoWriMo. Because plot bunnies tend to multiply quickly, the term is thought to be related to the oft-quoted John Steinbeck quote about ideas and rabbits. Wikiwrimo – PlotBunny Plotbunnies are evil little creatures. They

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Take Note

Amy/ November 7, 2019/ Mental Health, Writing

take note phrase to notice something and try to remember it because you think it is important MacMillan Thesaurus The first week of NaNoWriMo is nearly over. I’m actually keeping a good pace despite restarting my project three days in with something else that had kept my attention more easily. I will eventually get that story written, but I’m not

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A Blank Page

Amy/ October 23, 2019/ Mental Health, Writing

“Each new day is a blank page in the diary of your life. The secret of success is in turning that diary into the best story you possibly can.” Douglas Pagels I’ve been away from writing here for a while. A part of it was the fact that I’ve been dealing with three people (myself included) who have had the

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