Will Your Character Fight, Flee, or Freeze?

Will Your Character Fight, Flee, or Freeze?

Julie Glover A minister, a priest, and a rabbi are walking down a dark alley — no, this is not a joke, but hang with me here — when an eight-foot, three-headed monster jumps out, roars, and bares his sharp teeth and claws. The minister throws a punch.The...
When Your Writing Dreams Change

When Your Writing Dreams Change

I have been writing since 2010 and have penned six book-length manuscripts and several short stories. Among all those, one always stood out to me as the breakout book. I’m not saying the others aren’t good — I certainly like them — but one...
More on Plotting, Pantsing & Personality Type

More on Plotting, Pantsing & Personality Type

by Julie Glover The last time I was here, I addressed introversion and extroversion and how they relate to whether we’re more likely to plot our novel or write by the seat of our pants. Given the great feedback on that post, I want to continue looking into how...