Scrivener For Windows

It’s true – Scrivener is coming out in a Windows version! Beta in late October, release around January. This is amazing news. Why is this news? What the heck is Scrivener? Scrivener is a writing software package that, so far, has been for Mac only. It...

Revision

Why is it so easy to zip out a dozen replies to various blog and discussion groups on writing, but so darned hard to sit down to revise a novel? I replied twice over on Dean’s blog today; reading and replying there is a good thing.  I feel like I’m...

The Future of the Novel?

I’ve been reading Joe Konrath’s blog, “A Newbie’s Guide to Publishing”, a bit recently, and he made an interesting observation. I’m not even sure he’s thought that observation through to its logical conclusion, yet, but his offhand...

Welcome – a beginning!

If you’ve found this blog, welcome. I’ll be working to keep this updated as often as I can, and I hope you enjoy what you read. I’m working to become a storyteller by trade, and this blog will track my progress, observations, and thoughts as I go...