Motivate Me Monday: Confidence

Motivation To Find Your Confidence As A Writer The writer must believe that what he is doing is the most important thing in the world. And he must hold to this illusion even when he knows it is not true – John Steinbeck You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if…

Book Review: The Young World

I just finished reading The Young World by Chris Weitz and wanted to give you my take on it. Here goes: The Gist of It: This young adult fiction novel begins in the aftermath of a mysterious sickness that took out all of the adults and small children, leaving only young survivors between the ages…

My Adventures In World Building

I dug a little deeper in my imagination today to flesh out more details for the fictional world of my book.  World building is exciting and overwhelming for me. My world started out as a rather vague  concept. The deeper I plunge into my writing, the more aware I become of how important building the…