2nd Drafts

Revising: Stage 1

Author Natalie Whipple recently blogged about Stages of Revision. Her Stage 1 centers on plot revisions, when she asks herself, “Is that the best way for this story to unfold?” She has a detailed list of other important questions, so check it out! I’m currently on my second draft, but these revision questions can be answered … Continue reading

Writing

Dream Muses

Have any of you ever had a dream that inspired you to write a story? I know Syd has, and Stephenie Meyer comes immediately to mind (not that I know her personally, but still, she counts). But I’m not the type of person who usually remembers her dreams. And when I do remember something, it’s … Continue reading