200,000 Words Later…

I hit a major milestone today that I’m surprised I noticed. The Wasteland Chronicles passed 200,000 words. That seems a like a lot of words. But really, it’s just a little bit over Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (which, admittedly, is a fairly large book). I finished the first draft of Revelation today[…]

The Flow

I’m starting to recognize a flow to the writing life. I think this looks different for different people, but this is what it is for me, so far: 1. Have a good idea for a book. Usually gotten from reading/culture at large, or personal experience. 2. Write about that idea. Develop characters, outline, whatever…just get[…]