Why do Writers Need to Take Breaks From Writing??

Hey everybody! Some of you might know that I took a small trip last week, in which I could not write or edit at all. (That's why there wasn't a post last week.) Some people like to say that you know you're a writer when you feel you have to write constantly. I can understand…

ProWritingAid and Why I Use It.

Every good writer knows that editing is a vital part in the book writing journey. It is something that can't be overlooked. I have struggled with establishing my editing process for a very long time. I'm still figuring out how to go about it with every new book I write. My general editing process usually…

2020 Wrap-Up

Well everyone, we made it! Another year is gone and behind us! **Sigh of relief ** And boy, was it quite an interesting year. There has been so much going on this past year, from the Coronavirus to the presidential elections. But don't worry. I will not talk about any of that. We shall focus…

My Playlist for The Bayshire: Listen Now!

Hey everyone!Happy Holidays!! As a special little treat, I am sharing a special playlist with you I made on Spotify. I created this playlist when I first started writing¬†The Bayshire, and it is the music I listen to when working on it. I based the playlist on the main character's music interests.For those of you…

My Current WIP, Outside the T.S.O. Universe.

Happy Thanksgiving! Today I have something a little different for you. Don't worry, it's short. Last year, during NaNoWriMo, I talked about a Work-in-Progress of mine that I was working on writing. Well, I'm happy to say that I've completed my first draft and a mini rewrite on that very project. So, it's time to…

Finding Doom: Happy Book Birthday!!

"If my parents didn't know the true story, and I didn't know what happened, who was going to tell me?"Finding Doom, R.E. Klinzing We made it! I can't believe it's been a whole year! Hey everyone! Today is Finding Doom's book birthday! It has officially been published for a whole year! I remember when I…

Why You Need A Writing Notebook and What to Put Inside It

Hello everyone! Here's a question for all you writers. Do you have a writing notebook? For those who don't know what this is, it's basically a writer's diary. It's a journal that holds just about whatever information a writer needs.To get started, what do you put inside your writing notebook? First of all, here's a…

Is Writer’s Block Real?

Hey everyone! So, lots have been happening during quarantine. I've got multiple writing projects going on, and some exciting school things coming up, but today we're going to tackle writer's block! There is a lot of controversy in the writing community on whether or not writer's block is real. Some say it is, others think…

Something to Look for When you Begin Editing: Name Changes

In a continuation of last weeks blog post, here is a behind-the-scenes look at something I face in my own editing. Name Changing. Something I don't usually notice until I go back and reread my manuscript or start editing is name changes. I've had multiple cases where a character's name got changed halfway through the…

Naming Your Characters

"Call me Ishmael."Moby Dick, Herman Melville The name of your main character is usually one of the first things your readers will want to know. That's why it's so important. I mean, have you ever met someone who doesn't have a name? No! One of the most important things to look at when you start…