Writing Hacks: Creating Three-Dimensional Villains

I love stories that showcase the antagonist's point of view. It gives readers an opportunity to know where they are coming from. Granted, some antagonists are truly twisted people and getting a glimpse into their minds can be disturbing. But, say, in the case of a lot of thrillers or horror stories, this "chill down … Continue reading Writing Hacks: Creating Three-Dimensional Villains

A Writer’s Journey ~ 2K per day Challenge

A couple of years ago, over at my author blog, I shared my experience writing Scarred Beauty (Wylder Tales #2). I had recently devoured Rachel Aaron’s 2,000 – 10,000. In the spirit of National Novel Writing Month, and as I'm currently in the thick of writing my third Wylder Tales, I thought it fitting to revisit my … Continue reading A Writer’s Journey ~ 2K per day Challenge

A Writer’s Journey ~ Facing Fear Part 2

Last Friday, Melissa Wright shared an awesome Writing Hacks about dealing with writer's anxiety. In our private Facebook group, our authors discussed how we had recently dealt with it and what helped us cope. As I am in the middle of writing my third Wylder Tales novel, I thought it the perfect time to revisit this theme … Continue reading A Writer’s Journey ~ Facing Fear Part 2