How to Grow a Garden of Words

Artists give their imagination substance. Painters manifest their imagination in oils and watercolors. Musicians bring their imaginations to life in little black dots on a page and notes drifting in […]

Plotters, Pantsers and Iterations, oh my!

We’ve all heard of plotters and pantsers and you likely have decided which camp you lean toward. Perhaps you’re wondering how an iterative writing process like an agile first draft […]

5 Reasons to Avoid Agile Drafting

An agile first draft is an excellent tool for authors who feel overwhelmed by writing a novel, are tormented with writer’s block, or who are looking for organization in a […]