NaNoWriMo – Update #2

We’ve made it 2 weeks! It’s the midway point, we’ve made it halfway! Woot! Now just to keep hold of our heads and hats for the rest of the journey! Sy’s NaNo Project Genre: Fantasy (Dark Fantasy) Working Title: The Broken Covenant Main Character: A Mage-Priest named Corith 2 Sentence Pitch: A young mage struggles with…

A Writer’s Haven

    We all have bad days. Sometimes we come home, see the mess we left from the morning or smell the stinky milk from the fridge and our mood sours with it. Suddenly, from car to home we find our mood shifting in the direction dictated by our environment. I believe we sometimes forget…

NaNoWriMo – Update #1

We’ve made it a week! Let’s see how we’re both doing. Sanity is still intact thus far! Sy’s NaNo Project Genre: Fantasy (Dark Fantasy) Working Title: The Broken Covenant Main Character: A Mage-Priest named Corith 2 Sentence Pitch: A young mage struggles with a society torn asunder by the horrors of unnatural magic. Taught to…

Sunday Side Quest #26

Do you remember when you were a kid and your parents dragged you to every extracurricular activity they could manage to fit into their busy day? Some of us got dancing lessons or some kind of sport. So many times over as impatient kids we would fail to follow through or stick to the task.…

World Building – Drill Down Method

I have come to adore the daunting task of world building. Of course, with this enjoyment comes the slippery slope of obsession when it comes to the details I love to put into every corner of each world I build from scratch. Because of this, perhaps unhealthy, obsession I have found the sweet spot for…

NaNoWriMo – The Beginning!

It’s finally here! The dreaded feared and yet kind of exciting day of the year! NaNoWriMo time! I have prepped all of my notes in Dabble, have stocked up on Chai and coffee and am rip-roaring ready to go! Due to the demand of this month and how much writing there will need to be…

Monday Monthly Mop-up – Oct

Welcome to Monday Monthly Mop-up where we take a quick moment to look back on the last month’s highlights and give you a sneak peek into what is to come. October Highlights Sy & Silent Jei broke 400 followers Most Popular Post: Dusting off the Manuscript Most Popular Tweet: He wrapped himself in the anonymity of…