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

Starting is the Hardest Part

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

I’m a huge Nanowrimo fan. Here are all my posts about the Nanowrimo experience:

How To Prepare For Nanowrimo

How I’m Spending This Nanowrimo

Camp Nanowrimo is better than Plain Old Nanowrimo

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:

10 Things I Learned about Writing in 2017