Posts Categorized: ideas

Know the Novel Blog Link-Up

My dear blogging friend, Christine, is starting up a new writing-related blog linkup!!! So of COURSE I had to participate! If I’m writing a blog post ABOUT my WIP, that counts as working on my WIP… right? Like Beautiful Books, this will be a 3-part linkup series, one for each of these last three months… Read more »

Questions Wanted

Hey out there! Hope you are all having a fine morning. Just wanted to pop in to say, I hope you are enjoying the “Tips and Tricks” series. I have a lot of ideas for what to write about next, but I really want this series to be helpful to YOU. So I was wondering if… Read more »

The Pros and Cons of Writing Short Stories

The submission period for the next Fellowship of Fantasy anthology just opened, and I wasn’t going to submit anything. Mostly because I’m in the middle of writing Turrim 3 and I am hoping to have the rough draft finished by the first of June. However, the theme is “fairy tales.” And then I had an… Read more »

What’s So Wrong With Tropes?

Hey hey! I’m feeling a little bit better, so let’s talk tropes. “Trope” of late, has become a bit of a bad word when talking about stories, and I want to take a closer look at them… because I don’t think they’re all that bad. It’s possible they’re simply misunderstood. What is a trope, anyway?… Read more »