Rejection in Writing

The thing with finally letting your writing out in to the world, is that it’s open for rejection. I’ve written my whole life; stories, books, poems, songs, essays and school assignments. Most of it I’ve kept to myself, and my school essays I didn’t really mind if I didn’t do well in because I hated…

writing updates: working on so many projects!

So I haven’t done a writing update post in a while, but a lot has been happening since I last spoke to you all about it. I have actually been on a hiatus from a lot of things since I started back at uni this semester. I had so many scheduled posts and book reviews…

editing my WIP: the second and third and fourth draft

If you read my previous blog post on my writing journey, you would know that in April I started working on a new novel which I finished the first draft of during June. You can check out that blog post here ->  https://alwaysandforeverreading.wordpress.com/2017/07/09/i-started-writing-a-new-novel/  Today, I’m going to be discussing the editing process I used to…

I started writing a new novel!

Previously I have uploaded two blog posts talking about my process of writing and editing my WIP at the time. But a couple months ago (March) I decided to step away from that project. If you read those blog posts, you would have noticed how excited I was to get back into working on that…

WRITING A NOVEL? pt. 2 – looking at the first draft

FEBRUARY 2017 From where we left off last time… In February, I picked up my manuscript after not looking at it for six months, and decided to start working on it again. I didn’t know what I was doing or what I was going to do different this time, but I was excited to see…

WRITING A NOVEL? pt. 1 – the beginning

So if you didn’t already know, I am currently working on a manuscript that came to me last year when watching an episode of Neighbours. It was June 2016, and I really wanted to participate in Camp Nanowrimo during July, and although I had plenty of ideas to start working on my first official WIP,…