Tag Archives: The Earth’s Divide

WIP – The Devil’s Gate

My frist manuscript ever finished is my first love. But so far, I’ve only received rejections. And I am really okay with this. If it was easy, then I think I would have missed the point. I have started re-working … Continue reading

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The First Page Battle

Who knew that the real estate on the first page was so important. I learned this, dramatically, at the Pikes Peak Writing Conference.  I was hammered during one of the critique sessions and I am glad I was. Imagine standing … Continue reading

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Critiquing Group is Dreaming about my Book

I’m not really sure this is a good thing.  I received a facebook message that said that one of my critique partners awoke in the morning after having dreamt about a volcano in the mountains behind her house.  Suddenly a … Continue reading

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Jumping Between Two Stories

I am interested in learning more about changing scenes and even characters during a story. I have finished my first and second rough drafts and am now trying to put together the pieces. It seems like it is sort of … Continue reading

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A Storyline Crossroad

My attempts to improve my plot and background have lead me, this week, to a “story line crossroad.” Plots can have twists and turns of the unexpected. But can you have a twist that doesn’t necessarily hurt the overall plot but doesn’t help it either. Continue reading

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Is a Prologue helpful?

A prologue, noted by Wikipedia, is “an opening to a story that establishes the setting and gives background details, often some earlier story that ties into the main one, and other miscellaneous information.” Continue reading

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Book 1

Book 1 is scheduled to be called: The Devil’s Gate and it is part of the series called The Earth’s Divide. It took a long time and a bunch of different titles but it all came down to this. Continue reading

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