Tag: plotting

How to Pants like a Plotter

NaNoWriMo’s coming in two weeks, and many of us are facing one of the biggest dilemmas of writing: to plot or to ‘pants’? If this is the first time you’re hearing these terms, plotting simply refers to planning out the…

NaNoWriMo Plotting Resources

More in the NaNoWriMo Resources Series: NaNoWriMo Plotting Resources NaNoWriMo Character Resources NaNoWriMo World Building Resources (Coming Soon) NaNoWriMo Resources: World Building (Coming Soon) NaNoWriMo Resources: Inspiration (Coming Soon) NaNoWriMo Resources: Beating Writer’s Block (Coming Soon) The Writersaurus’ NaNoWriMo Board…

Plot Bones: Make a Plot Skeleton to Write Your Story on

Does plotting scare you? Do you find yourself wasting valuable words and time writing boring, unrelated scenes that you know you’ll just cut later? Do you have a great idea for a story, but aren’t sure what events should happen…

Ask Your Characters: How To Develop Character-Driven Plot Points

Author’s Note: This post was originally featured on my old blog.  If you’ve followed the link from there to here, welcome! So NaNoWriMo has again come and gone, and after a much deserved break (from writing, at least – I’m…