Want to write a novel in a month? Or perhaps you're thinking about trying NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) in November. I have 5 tips to help you make it happen. Take a look, and jump in the comments if you have tips to share.
HOW TO WRITE A NOVEL FIRST DRAFT IN 6 WEEKS. If you asked me several years ago if I knew how to write a novel, I'd stare at you, blank. And here I am now, editing my 1st novel's 2nd draft, still not knowing what the hell I'm doing, but moving forward. I thought, hey, if I can do it, you can do it, right? Why not share? Well then, here goes: http://www.kseniaanske.com/blog/2012/7/18/how-to-write-a-novel-first-draft-in-6-weeks.html #onwriting #novel
"What Agatha Christie did was to fashion her scenes so that the clue was present but so was the red herring. And the scene pivoted around the red herring, not around the clue. Brilliant." From novelist ELIZABETH GEORGE http://www.justwriteabook.com/blog/write-a-novel/plotting-novel-clues-red-herrings/
10 Books to Read Before Seeing the Movie This Year: This year, Hollywood is adapting a slew of literary fiction, graphic novels, and nonfiction books, so we've compiled a guide to which ones to put in a stack on your bedside table now. Here, 10 books you should read before they come to a cineplex near you.