For the past two weeks I’ve been in a cleaning frenzy.
Iconic London. One of my favorite cities.
How many words should a writer write in a day if they could?
When I was growing up, Crayola had a contest to name crayons. My favorite was “Purple Mountains Majesty.” These mountains aren’t purple, but they are breathtaking-ly majestic.
Last week, the first publisher I submitted to rejected my novel.
I could sit in this garden every day and always find new inspiration.
A name is essentially the first impression your reader has of your character. So naming your character is important. Like, really important.
How do you choose a name?
A place packed full of histories and stories. I stood in the same spot someone great once stood. Inspiring.
The problem I faced as I started in chapter one was I didn’t have a solid plan for the first fifth of my book… As I wrote it, it felt boring. So, I switched it up and decided to write the end first.
I could stare for hours at the same statue and still discover new things.