My Writing Process

I am endlessly fascinated by the writing process of other writers. I'm curious about how they do what they do, where they get their ideas, how long their process takes. The later reason is probably why I'm so curious, not because I'm looking for a shortcut (spoiler alert: there isn't one) but, because I'm looking for a process that's more efficient than mine. I'm not sure I can even describe my process as a process. Its more haphazard, like being blindfolded and throwing darts at a target I cannot see. Dangerous stuff. I'd accomplish so much more if my process was more clearly defined -- at least that's what I keep telling myself. In reality, the only way to get it done is to do just that, get it done. Hands to the keyboard and write. So, without further adieu, here's my contribution to the #MyWritingProcess blog tour: What am I working on? I'm working on the first novel that I plan to finish. I've started many that are no longer than a page or two and one … [Read more...]