We are Super heroes

Today at Crafty Freya and I had a wonderful time thinking up a story about two women, who happened to be called Rebekah and Freya, becoming superheroes after learning kick boxing together.  Freya then became my arch nemesis. I loved the story so much I couldn't help but write it down when I got in.I … Continue reading We are Super heroes

More Pie Charts for you!

  Managed to go through another couple of chapters today, in-between pilates and my sister visiting with my adorable niece!     I'm now on page of the eighty out of one hundred and fifty one. If that were a pie chart it would look like this: At this point I am really not entirely … Continue reading More Pie Charts for you!

All of the Charts!

I just love a good spreadsheet, but you know what I love more than a spreadsheet? A Pie Chart! Today I embarked up the noble task of analysing my novel to within an inch 0f its creative life. I've always needed a good visual for me to understand something properly. The steady methodical charting of characters, settings … Continue reading All of the Charts!

Only Cheating a Little

It's been another revision day. I'm still scribbling through the first part of my novel trying to get all the characters and aspects of the world solid in my head. There's nothing that annoys me more than in-continuity. So yes, not much actual writing today but I didn't include Saturdays Today I Made... post in yesterdays … Continue reading Only Cheating a Little

First Part Printed Out! (also cupcakes)

List of awesome things I did today: Baked delicious lemon cupcakes Made a Fifi Top out of gorgeous swallow print fabric (I'll show it off in this Sunday's Today I Made...) Finished the revised draft of the first part of my novel. BOOM!   Very productive good day, I can't wait to go through this … Continue reading First Part Printed Out! (also cupcakes)

The Lobsters of Social Media

Today's work on my novel was cursory at best,  just a little bit of shifting around, I'm trying not to become too embarrassed at my clumsy first draft. Wednesdays are always busy. Story & Rhyme time in the morning and Crafty in the afternoon. We have got a load of really nice fabrics in today which needed … Continue reading The Lobsters of Social Media

Boom! Wrote more of my novel today

I got up nice and early to go to pilates at the local Memorial Hall. it was lovely and not too intense, probably due to the fact I was the youngest there by about thirty years. Though the more experienced ladies there did put me to shame with their core strength. After crashing out a … Continue reading Boom! Wrote more of my novel today

Getting back to writing my Novel

Today I sat back down in my writing nook opened Scrivener and actually worked properly on my novel again. I'm working on revising this draft, it involves a lot of  re-writing and shifting around of perspective and timelines. Today I planned out a fair bit of the structure for the next few chapters. I also … Continue reading Getting back to writing my Novel