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Hand-held voice recorder is this author’s best friend for capturing ideas-on-the-run #writertoolbox #amwriting #amplotting

I do a lot of “writing” when I’m out walking. Ideas come to me, characters start talking, I get a lot of plotting done in 10,000 steps–and then have to remember it all. When I get home, I run to … Continue reading

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On writing a series: pantsing it, wardrobe difficulties and plot problems…

Because I plot by the seat of my pants, a shirt has caused me story dilemmas. The problem was sown (sewn!) in Breeder, the first book in my sci-fi romance series set in an alien world where men dominate. In … Continue reading

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How a pantser plots…thoughts on plotting, story and fear…

I posted the above photo on Facebook and was surprised by how many comments and questions I received about my plotting “method.” I’ve always claimed to be a hybrid. Half plotter, half pantser (pantser defined as one who flies by … Continue reading

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