Showing posts from November, 2012

From Pantser to Plotter, by author Gwen Perkins

While I'm away selling books at our local Holiday Bazaar (or maybe just trying to sell books?) I'm delighted to welcome author Gwen Perkins to my blog with a post that's of particular interest to me as my writing routine grows. Welcome Gwen, and can you help me stop worrying? Going from "Pantser" to "Plotter" – Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying  and Love the Outline , By Gwen Perkins Anyone who spends enough time on online writing forums will eventually hear the terms "pantser" and "plotter."   At first, I admit, when I heard those words, writing was decidedly not what came into my mind (I'll plead the fifth as to what did) but after I became familiar with them, I thought that I had a lot more in common with the first than the second.   Even if I wasn't yet prepared to out myself as a pantser in public. You see, I've always been one of those people to whom ideas spring forth easily.   I'm one of

Concept to story to series: Meet Georgia L. Jones

On of t he best thing about blogging is the chance to take part in book tours. Today I'm honored to host Georgia L Jones, author of the Remnants of Life series. I f you click on the picture above you can find some more stops on her tour , but I hope you'll wait until you've read this post and met the author here. I've always wondered how authors approach writing a series, and Georgia answers this and many other questions below . But first, a little information about the book: Remnants of Life: Legends of Darkness by Georgia L. Jones Genre: Urban Fantasy 181 pages Dangerous Saviors… What would you do if your life rested in the hands of something that really wanted to eat you? Come journey through the realms of the next world where everything you know about Good and Evil are put to the test. Samantha Garrett lives and dies a good life in the human world. She awakens a new creature, Samoda, a vampire-like warrior in the army of Nuem. She is