How do I write a first draft? The 3 secrets to plotting vs pantsing your novel. 

Originally posted on Creative Frighting:
You’re pumped, right? Inspired. You’ve got an idea that you can’t get out of your head – be it for a novel or a short story or even a screenplay. It’s an idea that came to you in the night, maybe. An idea that hopefully popped into your head after…

Pages of Surprises: The Joy and Despair of Being a Pantser

Uh, pantser? Simply, it refers to writers who write by the seat of their pants. Those who make it up as they go along. Sometimes they have a general idea where the plot is going, and where it is supposed to go, but mostly, they’re also waiting to find out as they write. Really? Writers … More Pages of Surprises: The Joy and Despair of Being a Pantser