It's my last week of relative freedom - I still have work, which BOO - so I've been doing quite a bit of writing, specifically on my Paradiso project. I haven't talked a lot about it because it's still very much in its first stage, but let's just say I'm super excited about it. Part... Continue Reading →
Now that I've got my two main characters outta the way, I can go into the major characters! First up? Sunny, Jill's longtime best friend. Sunshine "Sunny" Colon-O'Bryan met Jill in a ballet class when they were four years old and instantly bonded (Jill quit after a couple of classes, but their parents saw how... Continue Reading →
And now onto Abby, the younger sister! Abby is a successful social media manager for a local chain of coffee shops, and she also runs a small web designing company, which is her true passion. She recently inherited the house of her biological maternal grandmother, and she and her husband, Steven, moved in shortly before... Continue Reading →
I'm trying to get to know the two main characters of my novel (to be turned into TV script or scripts), and I'm trying to branch out in ways that I haven't before. I've created (goes to count) five Pinterest boards that are dedicated to Jill & Abby, and I've created playlists for most of... Continue Reading →
I've never actually participated in Camp NaNoWriMo before for two reasons: I didn't know what it was. I didn't know when it was. But I'm changing that this year. I've been playing around with NaNoWriMo since ... 2009, I think? And I almost always fail by the middle of the month, but Camp NaNo seems... Continue Reading →
I am somehow managing to keep my word count rising, and for this I am thankful. Still, send cookies.
Tomorrow begins my journey into slaving over 50,000 words that may or may not ever become something! If you're so inclined, feel free to add me as a buddy over there, and we can cheer each other on as fellow masochists.
Over the past few weeks, I've been ... let's say fighting with myself on which of my ideas I should go with for this year's National Novel Writing Month. Almost every single day has my brain sprouting a new idea that seems fucking brilliant until I try to expand it into something more than a... Continue Reading →