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#WW #Conflict in a Story #plotting

Happy Wednesday! This post is a small cheat sheet dedicated to conflict. Every plot is built on: 1) The internal conflict: the character’s emotional, mental, spiritual, physical evolution/struggle throughout the story; 2) The external conflict: events happen in the world where the story is taking place and the character reacts to them. The external conflict…

#TGIF Trip to DC and I did no writing

But got comments from my editor last night on 32 Seconds and I’m moving forward nicely. Which makes me feel really good about all the work I put in. And I’m close, very close to my goal. The trick is not to lose focus. So I went on a business trip to DC and didn’t…

#Past memories

These words are for you, my past memories. You made me who I am today. The bad happened for a reason. The good did too. The ugly just topped the cake like oversweet icing I wanted to puke so badly before it turned my stomach into a churning mess. I look in the mirror and…

#Growing Up

That might sound silly, but I’m in my early thirties and feel like I’m only growing up now. I thought I knew what adulthood was like once I turned seventeen, heck…I knew nothing. I don’t know much more now, but at least I can say I know enough to tell you I’m very far from…

#Freedom

There’s a light at the end of the tunnel Bright Blinding Absolutely beautiful. I didn’t see it at first Because I was blinded by my own selfishness Pity Hatred Discontent. Now I understand the language of the soul And I embark on a journey to the farthest corners of my heart. This isn’t love This…