April 15, 2014

What’s on My Inspiration Board? #19

I started out in college as a fine arts major. Even though I ultimately ended up being a writer, I still see the world in pictures.

When I’m building a new story, images allow me to physically see the characters and the places the way I visualize them in my mind. Inspiration boards are also a great way to get the feel for the mood of the book, or a particular scene.

I have four cork boards (24×36) for UNBREAKABLE. Here’s a look at some of the images that inspired me this week.

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If you missed What’s on My Inspiration Board #18, you can see it HERE.

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April 14, 2014

On My Desk #32

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Every Monday, I post about what’s on my desk.

Check out what’s on my desk today:

What’s on your desk today? Let me know in the comments section.

If you missed On My Desk #31, you can see it here.

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April 11, 2014

The Week in Writing: My Favorite Posts & Tips 4/11/14

If you want to become a better writer, you have to write. But you also have to read. One of the things I love to read about is the craft of writing — advice, tips, and techniques from other writers.

Take a look at what I was reading this week & a few other things that inspired me:

Articles & Posts:

How to Break Down a Door

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How to Use Scrivener to Edit Your Book

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Books for Writers:

Write Your Novel from the Middle: A New Approach for Plotters, Pantsers, & Everyone in Between by James Scott Bell

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**See more Books for Writers here

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