To keep my author brain in shape, I devised a little writing exercise I can do while on vacation, without having to engage in a story.
Using the Scrivener split screen function is one of my favorite little tricks. It’s so super easy, but a lot of writers don’t know it’s there. Let’s review. Say you’re typing away and want to take a look at something you’ve written in another section of your manuscript. To split your screen, all you have […]
Given the choice, an author should always go with the better word.
In the name of writing better stories, stories that are not easily abandoned, I thought I might take some time and explore the reasons why people don’t finish the books they’re reading.
A simple tutorial to get you started with Scrivener (and back to writing) in five minute flat. Seriously, it’s so super easy. You can thank me later.
Austin Kleon rocks, you should totally buy his books AND find a way to keep a little bit of your art for yourself. It’s worth it.