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If you've ever stared at your keyboard, lamenting how much your writing sucks, good news! You found us. And we're here to tell you to snap out of it. 

STRONG HINT: Your writing does not suck. You're just not done yet.

So, whether you're a new penmonkey or a seasoned word-slinger looking for new perspective, listen in and find some nuggets to nudge you along until you find your own momentum.  

Jan 13, 2020

Like many other aspects of novel-writing, Believability affects several areas and must be woven seamlessly throughout the narrative. The group discusses manufactured drama versus “digging deep” to create a more believable story. They also talk about the danger of accidentally creating predictability in the quest to make things realistic.

Anne battles a cold and tries not to sound like Porky Pig when saying believability, and Tracey and Jess dish on stories that have set up realistic twists and character reveals.

 

QUOTE: “Prove yourself to yourself, not others.” – currently Anonymous

 

CREDITS: Your Writing Does Not Suck is recorded and edited by Anne M. Belen.