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Help for novel construction

Image from Pixabay A request to beta-read an as-yet-unpublished novel recently brought to mind again the challenges of writing a novel-length story. Two books that were a lifeline for me when I was writing my two Bible fiction novels were How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method by Randy Ingermanson and The 12… Continue reading Help for novel construction

Novel writing, Writing Life

Ready … Set … for NaNoWriMo

A week from today the hordes of writers who signed up for this year's NaNoWriMo challenge will be logging their first word counts on the way to 50,000. Three years ago I was one of them. I had decided to sign up a few weeks before that. The decision was not taken lightly. The fiction… Continue reading Ready … Set … for NaNoWriMo