Writing Struggles: Bound by Ink #5

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From Begining

When I had first printed out my manuscript for Bound by Ink I did not know what to do next. Hell, after my first paragraph I did not know what was coming next, but I moved forward anyway. Continue reading “Writing Struggles: Bound by Ink #5”

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Writing Struggles: Bound by Ink #4

The End

One year, one month, twenty days, and 314 (handwritten) pages.  Continue reading “Writing Struggles: Bound by Ink #4”

Writing Struggles: Bound by Ink #3

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Throughout this writing series I have talked about goal setting the most. More specifically, I’ve talked about when I’d want to my first draft done by. I wrote every moment I could and worried about it and stressed over it, but in the end I was only able to get through 3/4 of the draft done. Continue reading “Writing Struggles: Bound by Ink #3”

Writing Struggles: Bound by Ink #2

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How do you sit and make yourself write when every force, both externally and internally, is pushing against you? To some, the answer is to simply sit down and get the work done, no matter quantity or quality.  Continue reading “Writing Struggles: Bound by Ink #2”

NaNoWriMo 2017 #2: Near the End

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I prepared myself for NaNoWriMo 2017 as kind of a filler time. Being on the top end of the last part of the project I’ve been working on all year, I knew I wouldn’t be participating in NaNoWriMo as per its usual yearly tradition.  Continue reading “NaNoWriMo 2017 #2: Near the End”

NaNoWriMo 2017 #1: Breaking All The Rules

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In no time at all, we are back for another month of self-torture known as, National Novel Writing Month. The challenge: Write fifty thousand words within thirty days.  This year, however, I’m breaking all the rules. Continue reading “NaNoWriMo 2017 #1: Breaking All The Rules”

Prep-tober #3: Displaced Continuum

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I’ve been writing this project for eight months, have periodically had writer’s block for three of those months, have been trying to brainstorm the last half of the story for the past month, and NaNoWriMo 2017 is only six days away. Continue reading “Prep-tober #3: Displaced Continuum”