More Writing Tips

Wondering how to start your novel? Here are some posts that discuss how to begin your first draft:

How to Come Up With An Idea For A Novel

How To Prepare For Nanowrimo

In the middle of editing? These posts discuss how to navigate tricky plot problems and find all the pesky errors in your manuscript:

Thoughts On How To Edit Your Writing

Thoughts On How To Edit Your Novel Part 2

Is it worth it to print out your entire novel for editing?

Is it worth it to have your computer read your entire novel aloud in a computer voice?

What about writer problems? Here’s some friendly advice about anything from writer’s block to carpal tunnel:

How to Deal with Writer’s Block When Writing a Novel

How to Tell People You are a Writer

How to Manage Carpal Tunnel as a Writer

On The Importance of Breaks During The Creative Process

Here’s some posts about craft, routine, and writing software reviews:

Minor Characters Aren’t Reference Manuals!

5 Things I Learned about Writing from Reading Maggie Stiefvater’s “Raven Cycle Series”

10 Ways to Make Your Writing Routine Actually Stick

Scrivener: A Writing Software Review

Finally, here are some journal-style posts about writing:

How I’m Spending This Nanowrimo

10 Things I Learned about Writing in 2017