Hey, Lovelies! I’m sorry about the confusion yesterday when I took this off my site. I completely forgot to reschedule it’s posting date/time. I’ve also been parked in the procrastination station for most of the week, which doesn’t help matters. Anywho, I’ve made the changes that I wanted to make. As we all know, we’re … More Lights, Camera, Action: Getting Your Characters Moving
Hey, Lovelies! I am not quite done writing our piece on writing action. So, you’re going to be stuck with this boring post that links to a couple of SEO blogs. I have covered search engine optimization (SEO) before but briefly. It’s something that I try to use all the time for my blog (and by … More Search Engine Optimization?
Hey, Lovelies! This week we’re going to be talking about those nasty adverbs we’ve all heard about at one point or another. Some famous writers *cough cough* Stephen King *cough cough* think that they’re the devil and should never be used unless absolutely necessary. I also use them a lot in my own writing and … More Adverbs: Friend or Foe?
Hey, Lovelies! Between a slightly fried brain, overtime at work and a pulled muscle in my wrist, it’s been a nice break. I am, however, pleased to announce that we will be resuming our regular programming next week. We’ll be talking about adverbs before we get into action. As for this week’s joke, I’m sure every … More An Oldy, But a Goody
Hey, Lovelies! As promised, I’m keeping you entertained while I’m taking a brain break. You’ll be learning the difference between a nerd and a geek today. Enjoy! Until next week! Cheers, Danielle
Hey, Lovelies! Things have gotten really busy at work, and am finding myself a little too tired to write after work – I need a bit of a brain break, hence why I missed last week’s post. So I will be taking a brief hiatus for a week – maybe two. I promise it’s not going … More Break in Programming
Hey, Lovelies! Happy Valentine’s Day! I hope you enjoyed the Valentine’s Day post from earlier today. I had fun looking at and listening to all the poetry. However, we’re not here to talk about that. We’re here to talk about adding action to our dialogue. Let’s dive in! Why It’s Important Adding action to your … More What You Need to Know About Combining Dialogue and Action
Hey, Lovelies! This week we’re going to be talking about texting and writing. I’ve noticed that in recent years that more books are incorporating texting into their stories. I can’t blame them as texting is everywhere and used by a large number of people. As a response to this phenomenon, we’re going to be looking … More What You Need to Know About Texting and Writing
Hey, Lovelies! And by Thursday, I meant Saturday. My bad! 😛 We’re still talking about talking dialogue this week! This time around it won’t be inside of our character’s heads and let them talk to someone else. We’re going to be exploring how much talk is too much, formatting and effective dialogue. Let’s start with … More Just Spit It Out: Writing Dialogue
Hey Lovelies! I found a joke and I had to share it with you all. That is literally all this post is going to be about. I’m not going to lie, I’m going to be sad if no one laughs/chuckles/snorts at this. Okay, okay. You ready? Ready? Okay. Here we go: “Where would a writer … More Writing Joke