Tag: behind the process

Behind “The Process”: AFTER Getting It Over With (Starting Second Drafts)

Writing second drafts is fun. I’ll show you.
(An extension of a post on writing first drafts,)

Behind “The Process”: 1 Quick Show-Don’t-Tell Cheatcode

Show don't tell is the most common writing advice. Dialogue can be a means to that end.

Almost every writer has heard the saying “show, don’t tell.” That can be easier said than done. Here’s how dialogue can help.

Behind “The Process”: Writer’s Anxiety (Pros & Cons)

Writer’s get anxiety. But there are pros and cons to anxiety. Let’s talk about it…

Behind “The Process”: Querying Agents (Again)

Yo, yo, yo, As some of you may know, I’m a writer. I wrote a book called Switchers. It’s a YA speculative fiction novel, blending sci-fi and a wee little bit of horror. I have a section on my website that gives a better… Continue Reading “Behind “The Process”: Querying Agents (Again)”

Behind “The Process”: Why Is Writing Scary?

Seriously. It’s a valid question. Writing is scary. Ok–starting writing is scary. That’s the focus here: getting started. Even if you like writing, and have been doing it for awhile, getting started is scary. Truth be told, I’m writing this because I’m putting off… Continue Reading “Behind “The Process”: Why Is Writing Scary?”