I can do almost anything when I put my mind to it but I'm struggling to complete a nonfiction book proposal. This has nothing to do with the work itself but instead with procrastination and to be honest--sheer laziness on my part. It's not rocket science but believe me, it's a lot of work. You… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…NonFiction Book Proposals Part 1
As per Wikipedia, Na=National No=Novel Wri=Writing Mo=Month or NaNoWriMo (often shortened to NaNo) is a month long challenge that began in 1999 by writer Chris Bay. That first year saw twenty-one participants in the San Francisco Bay area of the U.S.A. The idea is to write every day an average of 1667 words per day… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…15 Writing Alternatives to the Traditional NaNoWriMo
There are often times I'll be writing a scene and I want to include an odor or scent but my mind goes completely blank. How is it that the only smell I can readily recall is garlic and Axe deodorant? It's crazy to think that we're surrounded 24/7 by smells--good and bad-- that we don't… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Over 150 Smells & 50 Smelly Adjectives to Help Add Dimension to Your Writing.