Word Count of Novel: 9399 I wrote some good dialogue today. The female lead is really annoyed at the main character right now…and will be for some time. It’s fun making their relationship complicated. She’s pretty mysterious, but doesn’t really need him around after all. The scary monsters I introduced in yesterday’s session have beenContinue reading “Writing Progress: The Conundrum”
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Writing Progress: Even More Peril
Word Count: 7,567 Today was a good writing day indeed. One thing that I think I’m pretty good at is putting my hero in so much peril it makes the reader sick trying to figure out how the poor guy (or gal) will get out of it. My hero was (at the start of whereContinue reading “Writing Progress: Even More Peril”
Why Should Readers Care About Your Protagonist?
My current WIP has sent me through several psychological states: first elation, then dread, then depression, then elation again, and then probably bi-polar disorder. I spent nearly 6 months designing five separate solar systems complete with flora and fauna, alien races, cultures, history, and tons of other things that probably would bore you to death.Continue reading “Why Should Readers Care About Your Protagonist?”