"The chats could be more valuable if they were more structured. People often ask what the topic is, but the chats never really address the topic in a structured way. Individuals use the chats as an opportunity to vent, but when the conversation…"
Novelists - published or not - chatting about beginnings, muddy middles, dang endings, what to do with it all. Please don't shout (all caps, big images) or post links on the main wall except as part of the conversation. Please do include modestly sized covers in "Our Published Novels"! See More
"I honestly don't think that idea stealing will be an issue, especially since all the parties involved are so aware of it as a result of this discussion. Maybe we could all agree to some ground rules before we start that will avoid ambiguous…"
I would love to be part of the 4-months-to-a-draft group your getting together.
This is a great idea. Thanks for taking the lead on organizing this.
I would also suggest that if there are more than 6-8 people interested, it may be worth…"
We're delighted to have you in the novelist group! You might introduce yourself by telling us what you’re working on in the “Show Me Your Novel and I’ll Show You Mine” discussion if you're not too uncomfortable talking about what you're working on. We save the wall for discussion, so please refrain from linking to blog posts there, but do add them in the “Links to Helpful Blog Posts for Writers” discussion thread.
And we do a live chat on Fridays at 3EST; instructions on how to participate are in the "Our Water Cooler Wednesdays" box near the top of the group page.