Writing Progress

I devised a writing schedule for myself to get motivated and to focus on my original work while job-hunting. Right now I’m trying to edit the books I’ve already written instead of trying to write anything new or finish other projects. I carved out a block of my day to work on several of these […]

How to Write Plot

The last step to planning is to write plot, full of conflict and built on a structure of writing fortitude. The latest Hug Pages article I wrote on the subject deals with all the essentials related to plotting: action, protagonists and antagonists, twists, and more! Before you can write a story, you have to know […]

How to Write Setting

The newest Hub Pages article on How to Write a Novel is out! Part of the Planning step is dealing with Setting, which involves dates, times, locations, time periods, historical events, and more! I give details and advice on how to implement setting into your novel and why it’s so important, so check it out! […]

How to Write Characters

Part of the planning process is to create dynamic, well-rounded characters for your novels. Read about writing effective characters on HubPages and find questionnaires to test the depth of your creations! Characters rely on research, from naming to diversity, in order to appear realistic for readers. Quick Tip: Don’t be afraid to branch out of your comfort […]

Step Two: Planning

The second step to Writing a Novel is to plan! Read the article on HubPages for all of the ways writers can plan their novels before writing. I discuss the methods most commonly used and ways to employ them to novels, as well as give tips and tricks for each! Quick Tip:  While skipping this part […]

Step One: The Spark

The first step in the series of Hub Pages articles on How to Write a Novel has been published! In this article, I give details about how important ideas and the inspiration behind them are to the creative process, especially when it comes to novel writing. I also give examples and information about different ways […]

Steps for Writing a Novel

I created an account with Hub Pages to write articles pertaining to writing tips. In a series of articles, I plan to detail the steps to take when it comes to writing a novel, from the beginning to the publishing stage (and beyond!). Check out the first article where I outline the basics at Hub […]

Publication~

More awesome news! FLARE: The Flagler Review actually accepted some staff work for their 2014 Online Student Edition, and one of my poems made it in! The Launch Event was last night and I read my piece before a spectacular audience, along with fellow contributors (one of whom being the runner-up for the contest I […]

Great News!

I received some awesome news recently: the Parking Proposal I gave to the Student Government Association at Flagler College has been handed over to the Administrative board to decide on a course of action! The SGA were trying to come up with a way to fix the parking situation on campus and were elated when […]

Welcome to the new age

I’ve added a new novel to my project list, called Rise of the Mechas: The Third World War. Tentative title for a scifi novel. This idea was originally designed as a role-play website called Gundam Titanium, but has been developing into a novel as I encounter impressive movies like Pacific Rim and inspiring shows like […]