Articles

Groups

Discussion topics

  • Hi all. My name is Marsha Mildon I didn't know the term pantser, but have been one for many years. Decades ago, I took a creative writing course that taught the 'free-...
  • Jennifer--I've been thinking about the question in the header of this discussion since...up is a straw dog. Who really thinks about motherhood in a Leave it to Beaver mode anymore? To pretend that you...
  • Started by Emily Lackey
    Last reply by Andi Buchanan
    This is what I don't understand. How does one become a writer? And when do you bec...leave in due time. If that doesn't work, try the toilet, or in French, ca'mode. Toilet or Ca'mode means to refresh the body, wh...
    • 0
    • 6

Updates

  • Jessica Morgan posted a status
    TaskQue is an efficient and innovative task manager system that boosts individual as well as your team productivity by...
  • Linda Weaver Clarke posted a status
    The Challenge of Writing A Mystery VS Historical Romance: Each genre has different rules and challenges. The plot has to be carefully thought out before writing a stor...
  • Sarah Kennedy posted a status
    Allow me to introduce myself and tell you a little bit of my own story. Why do I write? I believe that moments of pain can be redeemed, that in the right hands they...

Comments

  • Since I take extensive notes anyway and outline everything, I find that I have to plan ahead to jump back into a story I've stopped, for whatever reason. I wish I coul...
  • This is a great reminder to really plan ahead on this portion of a writer's budget (I use this term loosely!) I am bookmarking this! Thanks for sharing.
  • I like the COPE method. I plan to use it while I revise my flash fiction. My pieces are 500 words long. Is it possible to create suspense in flash fiction!