Setting the mood for our writing

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Setting the mood for our writing

Setting the mood for our writing

Most writers today say they have to have a certain place, or a certain beverage, or a certain mood overall for their writing time. I get it. I may even fall into that category. Here are some things that seem to rank big on how we go about this tedious task. Dark and stormy night The whole dreary, gray, rainy mood can be captured on…wait for it…a dark and stormy day/night. But if you need this and the weather won’t cooperate (and it doesn’t very often in Florida!) then check out some of the Youtube videos that offer the sounds

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Daily writing and keeping up

Daily writing and keeping up

This blog is more than just keeping up with me about my daily writing habits. But what else is there? LET’S TALK ABOUT IT Hey guys, welcome back to the blog. I have been very busy with booking guests for my podcast, WRITER GROUPIE and you can look forward to a bunch of great guests in the new year, yay for 2020! (If you want to check out my latest interview on WGP – go to http://www.writergroupie.net and read all about it. For my current WIP, a YA fantasy, as of yet untitled, I have been stricken with a lack

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Chapters, Plans, and Get it DONE

Chapters, Plans, and Get it DONE

I am talking about chapters, plans, and getting it done today. Yes-a new blog for this week! Woot! Woot! I don’t know about you guys, but I am feeling really good today.  Maybe it’s because I did a early morning walk about the community or maybe it’s because I have been really trying hard at life … OR maybe it’s because I’ve reached a major milestone in my work in progress – BECAUSE I DID! Why does Kim feel so good? Right now, I am deeper into word count than I have been for a lonnnng time.  i.e. I have now

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Is it time to quit #writing that book?

Is it time to quit #writing that book?

So what do you do when brainstorming is an utter #fail? What happens when the outline does nothing to help you see your way clear to the end of a book that just isn’t working? What do you do when a book JUST ISN’T working? Do you quit writing it? WALL ART DEAL: BUY 1, GET 1 50% OFF – Use code: ZAZZBOGOARTZ – Starts: 06/12/2019 12:00 AM Expires: 06/12/2019 11:59 PM At what point do you say, I want out of this disastrous book relationship? Here are a few points to give you a bit of insight: 1. When

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Is your social media like family?

Is your social media like family?

What makes your life story? Is it your family? Your friends? Your career? I would be certain that it isn’t your social media, right? So, why is it that so many people are spending so much of their life posting to the Internet? What is it about social media that we cannot stay away from? Experts have an opinion. It is said that people (humans) are social creatures and some like social media to keep in touch with other humans. Some say that it is a networking thing. Professionals need it to promote their business. Either way, it’s a tool.

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