A to Z Challenge 2017: Theme Reveal

So today is the day the A to Z Challenge bloggers are doing their official theme reveal, and here's mine: I'm going to have 26 installments of a fantasy story aimed to demonstrate what a writer shouldn't do...though we'll see exactly how successful I'll be. I'm getting rather attached to the characters, so they may … Continue reading A to Z Challenge 2017: Theme Reveal

Update on the A to Z Challenge

Yesterday was a (literal) snow day in the Pacific NW, so I never got around to the computer, but here, as promised, is the update on the A to Z blogging challenge. There will still be a challenge, and it will run everyday in April (save Sundays--though apparently we have to do one Sunday because … Continue reading Update on the A to Z Challenge

A to Z Challenge News is Coming…

Last year in April, I participated in my first ever A to Z challenge, where bloggers write a post for each letter of the alphabet in one month (though posts don't always have anything to do with the "assigned" letter for the day). It's great fun and one of the best ways to find new … Continue reading A to Z Challenge News is Coming…

Regarding the #atozchallenge #blogging

This was my first year participating in the A to Z challenge. I didn't write any of my posts ahead of time (as I usually write my posts the day I post.) I find it is generally confusing to me to have written a blog post and not released it to the world, as I … Continue reading Regarding the #atozchallenge #blogging

Zigzag Narratives #atozchallenge #writing

For the very last post of the A-Z challenge, I wanted to write about narration. As authors, we have a number of options where narration is concerned, but the most common are omniscient narration, where an all-knowing narrator tells the story and can thus include the perspectives and feelings of a number of characters, or … Continue reading Zigzag Narratives #atozchallenge #writing