Posts Categorized: ideas

Deadlines

“I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.” ~ Douglas Adams Well, the book is edited and ready for interior layout design… which means that the manuscript is out of my hands once again, and with my layout guy. The cover is 99% of the way finished, with just… Read more »

Meet the Cast KING’S WARRIOR

I’ve seen a few other authors do this on their blogs, and it looked like fun. It’s a blog, complete with pictures, where the author “introduces” his or her readers to the cast of his or her book. Bear in mind, that this is the way that I picture my characters. It is the cast… Read more »

Writing Exercises

I have always enjoyed various writing exercises. So this exercise is one in describing a “mood.” The goal is to use vivid imagery and all 5 senses to give the reader an accurate “feel” for the emotions of the character. The following three snippets are each describing a different emotion… see if you can figure… Read more »