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How Art Can Save Your Novel’s Life!

Hey everyone, Above is a little sketch I drew about a year ago when The Last Queen of Terrivea was just an idea. The sketch is of the necklace Ophelia wears throughout the book, it’s the one her mother gives to her. Anyway, lets get down to business. How can art save your novel’s life?… Continue reading How Art Can Save Your Novel’s Life!

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How Cue Cards Can Be Your Best Friend

Hey there everyone! I wanted to talk to you all about something I've used to help improve my writing as I'm writing. This trick is pretty simple anyone can use it, plus they can tweak and change it to their needs. This trick is to use cue cards to remind of important aspects of writing… Continue reading How Cue Cards Can Be Your Best Friend

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Book Update (including a life update)

Hey guys and girls, thought I should give you an update on how The Last Queen of Terrivea is coming alone. Still on the second draft, which entails writing in large chunks of story to fill in the plot points that I have added. The next step is to rearrange my current manuscript to reflect the… Continue reading Book Update (including a life update)

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The Last Queen of Terrivea (sneak peek)

Please keep in mind I am still working on my second draft, so this sneak peek is a glimpse into the rough first draft of my novel.  “I should get ready to return home,” Ophelia smiled at Saxon, “I had a wonderful evening, thank you.” “I’ll walk you to where you need to go,” he… Continue reading The Last Queen of Terrivea (sneak peek)

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Inspiration, Motivation, and Imagination

First, lets get some definitions out of the way: (all definitions came from the dictionary app on my MacBook) Inspiration: The process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, especially to do something creative. Motivation: The reason(s) one has for acting or behaving in a particular way. The general desire or willingness of… Continue reading Inspiration, Motivation, and Imagination