January 25, 2017

How Goins’ 5-draft method probably saved my writing and sanity

Back in July 2016, I thought I had found the perfect method for writing a book.Then I realized it didn't take into consideration the difference between one paragraph ideas and those that turn into a couple of pages, if not whole chapters. Jeff Goins' 5-draft method doesn't compress things and has the flexibility to accommodate existing material. It also has cool words that actually describe how to treat something.
August 14, 2016

Creating the perfect distraction-free environment for writing

All the experts say it, "Create a distraction free environment, and you'll get more writing done." Since I use my computer for work, entertainment, and writing, distractions are rather plentiful when I'm on the desktop. I finally found the perfect combination of app and tablet to create my distraction environment.
September 16, 2014

Welcome back, Scrivener!

For about two weeks now, I’ve been picking at Legend, trying to figure how I felt the book. For so long, it was going to be […]
January 14, 2014

Moving Spirit Out of Scrivener

My mantra used to be “When life comes full circle, the Legend will become reality.” Well, in a way, life has come full circle. Back in […]
December 25, 2013

Scrivener and Android

A couple of months ago, I was asked what I wanted for Christmas. I had only one thing on my wishlist, a tablet. Basically I wanted […]
September 17, 2013

I hate when I’m stubborn

I’m usually pretty flexible. I’ll try new things, go new places, and don’t have that many fears. Okay, well, you can’t pay me enough to get […]
August 24, 2013

What a Week!

On Sunday, the publisher asked for an outline. I responded kind of flippantly, “The whole series or Spirit?” I mean I had only given them an […]
May 13, 2013

How I made Scrivener and LeanPub work together

One of the requirements for LeanPub is that you use Markdown to format your scripts. Well, to keep myself organized without having to worry about multiple folders and […]
July 8, 2012

Still happily writing

Normally, I don’t babble unless I’m excited or nervous. In this case, I”m both. It’s been almost three weeks since I decided to take Scrivener for […]
June 20, 2012

Decided to give Scrivener A Second Go

After reading rave reviews on the forum about Scrivener, I decided that maybe I had made a hasty judgement about it. This time, I took […]
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