Hi everyone and welcome back to Claerie’s Tales. I have some really big news to share with you guys this week, which is... *drumroll please* I will be attending my first ever writing conference this weekend, September 21 and 22nd 2018! I can’t even begin to explain to you all how excited I am for… Continue reading Big News!
Hey, my lovelies! I've been away from the blog for a bit and I'm sorry about that. I do have a good excuse though: I FINISHED MY BOOK! Well, the first draft, anyway. Now to commence with a momentous round of revisions. I'm actually strangely looking forward to this part because as overwhelming as it is, picking out… Continue reading Update!
It's the beginning of the quarter and you know what that means. Time to see how I faired with my winter 2016 quarterly goals. Remember, to succeed, I need to have completed at least half of my goals. Winter 2016 Quarterly Goals Finish #12DaysofChrismas Series. This did not happen. I got very busy with my WIP and my… Continue reading Spring 2017 Bi-Monthly Goals
Last week we talked about why I think chapters are important to a longer work. While any and all of those reasons are valid, knowing that you should have chapters is an entirely different animal than actually writing them. Today I'm going to give you my top tips for creating engaging and meaningful chapters. Decide… Continue reading Chapters: How Do I Write One?
Happy New Year everyone! It's January first which means its time to look back on my Fall Quarterly Goals to see how I did, and make some new ones for 2017! Remember, in order two succeed I had to complete at least half of my goals. Fall 2016 Quarterly Goals RESULTS Complete the free world building… Continue reading January Quarterly Goals
Hey, guys. So, this is something I’ve been meaning to do for awhile now. Two authors and Youtubers I really love, Kim Chance and Jenna Moreci, routinely talk about setting Quarterly Goals on their channels. Basically, every three months, they set a list of tasks (usually writing related, but not always) that they hope to… Continue reading Quarterly Goals Fall 2016
Disclaimer: Pokemon-Go is property of Niantic and Nintendo. This Tag and these graphics are from Read at Midnight and used with permission. Lots of people in my writing circle have been doing this tag lately, so I thought I would jump on board and join them! The book series that started it all for me had to be The Magic Treehouse by Mary Pope… Continue reading The Pokemon-Go Book Tag!