Category: behind the process

Creative Ops’ Top 10 Most Downloaded Episodes

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Re-listen and see if you agree with the rankings, or use it as a starting point if you’re new to the show!

Behind “The Process”: The First 50 Pages

Finish the first fifty pages and see what you have.

Well hello, Welcome to another BTP post, a series aimed at demystifying the writing process. Today’s topic: The First Fifty If you’ve written a short story then you’re probably familiar, at least intuitively, of the beginning-middle-end sequence of storytelling. Hell, you’re probably familiar with… Continue Reading “Behind “The Process”: The First 50 Pages”

Behind “The Process”: Write Your Way into It

Write through writer's block

Stuck trying to come up with writing ideas? Sometimes you need to stop thinking and start writing. Anything!

Behind “The Process”: Writer’s Must Find Their Place (Literally)

Sometimes writers just don’t feel it. Sometimes all a writer needs is a change of place. (Place. Not pace.(I mean pace, maybe, but…(now I’m just getting off track (and what’s up with all these parentheses?))))

Behind “The Process”: A food Blogger’s Guide to Productivity

Let's see if we can ease our minds and get to writing, shall we?

I thought about titling this one, How to Unf**k Your Mind. Ha. Back in my military days, someone who couldn’t do something right was often told to unf**k themselves. It was pretty funny. Oh! We used to call people soup sandwiches, too. I miss… Continue Reading “Behind “The Process”: A food Blogger’s Guide to Productivity”