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Six Sentence Sunday (4)

I’m participating in Six Sentence Sunday this week. I’m going to post a few sentences from my current work in progress, a YA paranormal romance novel titled The Unnaturals. This story is starting to come along great, and I’m excited to share part of it with you! “If they file a warrant for missing persons tonight, could you tip the […]

Six Sentence Sunday (3)

I’m participating in Six Sentence Sunday this week. I can’t believe how time has flown these last few weeks. How are your WIPs going? Good, I hope! Here are some sentences from my work in progress for January, The Unnaturals. Here is an excerpt from chapter six: The moment her eyes meet mine, the world starts spinning, and not in […]

Wednesday Weekly Writing Goals #3

Each Wednesday, I will update my progress on my writing goals from last week, and tell you my goals for next week. Here were my goals for last week. The one’s scrapped through are the ones I accomplished this week. Write 14k words in The Unnaturals. Reach a total of 28k words. Edit chapter three of Ghostslayer (2910 words). Edit […]

Six Sentence Sunday (2)

I’m participating in Six Sentence Sunday with a few sentences of my newest WIP, The Unnaturals. I’m currently at 20k words in this new WIP! This is a small excerpt from chapter four: As a sidenote, “Ordinary” is the name of the town the characters live in. “Miss Duncan, I can, and I will,” Mrs. Delacourt repeats tiredly. “It’s time […]

Six Sentence Sunday (1)

I’m participating in Six Sentence Sunday for the very first time with a few sentences from my newest WIP, a YA paranormal romance novel tentatively titled “The Unnaturals“. These are six sentences from the second chapter: She puts the schedule in her book bag, and then holds my hand while we go out of the classroom. Emerson and Georgina wait […]

Writing from a boy’s POV

My new WIP, The Unnaturals, is written from the POV of a boy. Which is…weird, to say the least. I’ve always written from the POV of a girl, since A) I am a girl and B) I seem to associate best with girls. For The Unnaturals, I could’ve just as easily chosen to write it from the girl’s POV (since […]

Starting a new WIP and why it’s hard

Writing is tough. I can’t count the hours I’ve spend staring at a blank Word document, hoping to find a way to wrap my mind around what exactly I want to write. It gets easier the more you do it though, like with most things, but for me, every new WIP is both amazing and insanely hard. It’s amazing because […]

Monthly Goals for January 2013

One of my New Year’s goals is to keep track of my writing goals every month, and take a look at them at the end of the month and which ones I’ve achieved. Here are my goals for January 2013: Edit the first five chapters of Ghostslayer (around 30k words). Revise chapter six, seven, eight and nine of Ghostslayer (around […]