The Beginning Articles

What CAN DO can do for you

The CAN DO Formula is the way to create the writing habit you've always wanted so you can finish your book. You finally have some spare time in your busy life to work on your novel. Maybe it’s an...

Writer’s Block Isn’t Real

Okay okay before you get all up in arms about the title of this post, let me set the record straight! Writers block absolutely is real. Now it may not always be tied to a mystical muse going on...

6 brainstorming (ahem… plotting) techniques that even work for pantsers

In this post, you'll learn 6 brainstorming techniques that even work for pansters! This is a bonus post that follows along after the NaNoPrep series (essentially, the last four posts on the blog,...

Getting into character: the carrier of your driving force and your story’s soul

In the previous weeks, you discovered the driving force behind your story and the soul of your story. The next step is to decide who is the best person to carry and deliver your message to the world...