Hello, thanks for taking the time to read my blog.
If you are getting ready to write a first draft please check out my list of things to expect along the way:
- The food inside your fridge will become very appetising the second you start to write. Be prepared to spend a large amount of your writing time with your head stuck in your fridge.
- Don’t expect your characters to keep their names you gave them in the planning stage. You will either come to detest them by 20k words or you will forget what they were supposed to be called and refer to them as something totally different by the end.
- Plot holes are to be expected. Let them appear. In subsequent drafts you will fix them. There is nothing more satisfying than finding a fix for a gaping plot hole.
- The songs you keep listening to whilst writing…
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So true! xx Michael
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