Category: Writing

Visualising a World

I’ve been trying to prepare for November, and starting the book, by reading, by looking at art and collecting images for reference photos, and by watching movies. It’s a way of passing time until next next week. :) Another form of preparation has been to cancel my Warcraft account, so that I am not tempted …

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Using Scrivener

I have approximately two-thirds of the planning for my NaNoWriMo project done in Scrivener, which I will use for the actual writing. I have all major character and place sketches, complete with tons of images, my chapters set up, and notes for each scene within most of the chapters. This will form my outline. The …

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I hate myself

After setting up Scrivener last night and starting with character sketches and initial research, I obviously had a lot of ideas floating around in my head when I went to bed. I slept restlessly, and kept waking to think about the book. It was quite productive – I solidified several characters, came up with solutions …

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NaNoWriMo

I’ve almost decided to do National Novel Writing Month. I’ve always had ideas for books running around in my head for years, and never did anything with them. I’ve always thought that NaNoWriMo would be a great way to kick my ass into gear and force myself to finally do it…but I’ve always had the …

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