Tagged: novels

Why Writing Can Keep You Sane 0

Why Writing Can Keep You Sane

This world can be so demanding, crazy, and horrible. Plus, the grass is always greener on the other side. Sometimes we wish for different lives, for different bodies, and to have other people around...

Why I’m Not A Fan Of Cliffhangers 4

Why I’m Not A Fan Of Cliffhangers

You’re reading a good book; you care about the characters, you feel with them, and you are completely immersed in their world, empathetic to their problems. Great. But then you are beginning to run...

Some Stories Write Themselves 0

Some Stories Write Themselves

This the dream, right? When writing a novel you want it to be a joyous walk in the park. An adventure that sweeps you away and delivers you home feeling breathless and somewhat in...

Writing My Characters 0

Writing My Characters

Recently I got a question about how I write my characters. Since I write character-driven stories, characters are important. They have to be real, complex, and relatable. I never put pen to paper if...

Do Not Give Up 0

Do Not Give Up

Nobody who has ever written thought that writing is easy. When on top of the desire to write, you also have a desire to get published, it’s even harder. It’s like climbing a mountain...