Preptober 2019, week 1

I’m trying to juggle a lot this month, but @rachelbatemanbooks preptober challenge has a lot of helpful prompts to get the wheels going for NaNoWriMo 2019.

I’m not a frequent Instagram poster — and don’t really want to flood my account — so I’m just going to post this here weekly and link it from other social media.

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Inktober, week 1

Yup, I’m participating in Inktober this year — both the traditional make an ass of yourself with childish doodles part and the make an ass of yourself but with words “writer’s version.”

I’m sticking to simple poems/prose pieces that take no more than a half hour to put together due to time restrictions — and I’m keeping with the prompt as much as possible.

I’m a little late getting this first week’s work put together to share for reasons. But I have the hang of things a little better now hope to be on time next week.

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Writing craft book reviews

Books & such

I tend to acquire all types of books, but I’m a real sucker for a writing craft books. I have an overflowing shelf of writing advice just waiting to be read and analyzed.

In the past, I had restrictions on time and mostly skimmed or cherry picked information as I went. Now, that I’m going to have more time, I want to start going through these books to post reviews discussing what what useful about the book and how easy it was to adapt to my current writing process.

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