Monthly Archives: October 2013

Controlling the Cheetah

Last night I had a bizarre dream where I had just let a cheetah go, and I remember thinking in the dream, ‘Why did I do that? It could hurt someone.’ I also had the memory, in the dream, of … Continue reading

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Characters Are Story

As part of preparing people in my region for writing in November, I held an exercise-intensive workshop covering characters: 1. Characters are story. 2. Characters do things. 3. Characters need a reason for what they do. 4. Characters have things … Continue reading

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Preparing for November

My outline for November is coming along very nicely. With a couple more passes on the second part, I might be close to done. Of course I can always work more, figure out more details, but I think I have … Continue reading

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