Characters: Memorable Minors And Rounded Majors

As I was test driving the Storybook software I downloaded a while back, trying to decide if it will be as good a writing tool as Scrivener, I suddenly discovered that I have no idea what the difference is between a major and a minor character. They've all just been characters, with the exception of … Continue reading Characters: Memorable Minors And Rounded Majors

7 Links To Encourage The Writer In You

Great information abounds on the internet, but it can be difficult to find unless someone leaves a "signpost" for you pointing the way. Here are seven links that can help you in your pursuit of your writing career. Writing in the Face of Fear -- This post covers ways to overcome every writer's fear of writing … Continue reading 7 Links To Encourage The Writer In You

When a Good Story Goes Bad

I've been diligently working on my book, Apprentice Cat, as anyone who has been reading this blog for awhile knows. Some chapters seem to write themselves, others have to be dragged into existence. Unfortunately, the longer the story is, the more likely the middle will develop premature aging. In other words, it sags, gets bogged … Continue reading When a Good Story Goes Bad