Tag Archives: editing

On (not) reading as a writer

I became serious about writing when I could no longer find any books that I like. I know that they always tell you that you have to read a lot to be a good writer, but the truth is, I … Continue reading

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Fade to White Chapter 19

Fade to White Chapter Nineteen Bright warm sun shone down on the roof of the quiet cottage while the birds chirped in the trees, giving the illusion that Ramo had stumbled across an abandoned magical hideaway. If he hadn’t known … Continue reading

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Maturity

As I’ve been reading the Fade to White chapters that I’ve been posting, I can’t help but find it jarringly jumpy — like most of what was in my head when I wrote it never actually made it into words. … Continue reading

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Good Stories

This advice changed the way I write. The Hollywood depiction of writers is of them agonizing over a typewriter, coming up with the perfect way to phrase the last sentence before sending it off to be published immediately. They never … Continue reading

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FictionPress

Seemingly ages ago I used to maintain a FictionPress account that I updated regularly, and I realized the other day that I really missed posting new chapters on a schedule. I created a new FictionPress account with my pen name, … Continue reading

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Epic Advice

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Emotional Equivalent

I used to feel that way. At this point, I suppose that I’ve been writing for long enough that I tend to feel a bit of relief when I chop up and rewrite entire chapters during the editing process. I … Continue reading

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