Tag Archive | Beta

TV Tropes Monday: Shipper on Board


  Tweet of the Day: Writing Excuses: Making Your Descriptions Do More Than One Thing ——- WARNING: This trope is made of shipping.It contains an excess of tropes. You have been warned. Shippers, those who pair one character with another, not only exist outside of the pages in your hands, gentle reader, but also inside […]

Characters: The Main Man


The Head Honcho, The Big Cheese, Numero Uno, The Boss, King of the Castle, Lord of his Domain, The Hero, Enter the Dragon, I mean the Main Character. He stands at the apex of the character pyramid.  He, she or it (yes it can be an it although difficult to pull off)  that lies at […]

Once More into the Breach….


Well, I’m nearly finished with my second WIP, so now it is time to go back and revised Neither Here nor There… one more time. This time around I plan to use the One-Pass Manuscript Revision method I have heard so much about. If this works then I may have discovered a way to work […]

If only life came with a monster truck option


Good news…. I got the first of my Beta back! Bad news…. I got a cold! I find myself reading and rereading the assesment and while I can not find any fault in it, I do have to fight the urge to “defend” my work. I am grateful to the person who wrote it (a […]

I’m about to hit the panic button.


I just checked and it has been a month since I sent out my Betas and no answers. I’m beginning to freak out. Is not that long of a story. Could be so bad that people are having such a hard time reading it? God I hope not.

First Week of NaNo Down, Three More to Go


Oh boy! Knee deep into Nano. Feeling the pressure as I lag behind in the word count. Haven’t cracked 10,000 words yet. But I like the story I’m writing (although I feel it is a bit dry, but its only a first draft after all). Of course this means that Neither Here nor There is […]