on The Creative Penn:
Intro by Joanna Penn:
There is no ‘right’ way to write. There is no ‘right’ way to outline. You will find your own way to a process that works for you, but it’s always good to know the options!
In today’s article, writing coach Megan Barnhard explains the different types of outlining styles and gives tips for improving your process.
Outlining is hands-down the best way to finish writing a better book, faster.
An outline ensures your book has all the right elements for its genre and keeps you motivated on those tough writing days.
Despite its benefits, outlining can feel restrictive and rigid. Maybe you’ve seen the way other authors outline and thought it’s just not for you.