Category Archives: Fiction Writing

Astoria Maybe thoughts #amwriting #amwritingfantasy #amwritingmaybe

Cutting 60K into Scrivener I thought would produce more than it did. It made realise ideas to think off but just thoughts and nothing to be squandered. Astoria is a story of Politics, Corruption; a complete lack of care for … Continue reading

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#amwriting #amwritingfantasy #amwritingscifi dump of the cut in #Scrivener

The cut into Scrivener has been interesting, especially for a Control-Freak hating Leadership based Pantser. I was OK as a Pantser for the first six novels and the poetry but then I moved to Fantasy and Sci-fi and it oes … Continue reading

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#amwriting #amwritingscifi #amwritingfantasy #writerslife Scrivener

I do waffle but I, apart from losing everything, went a bit apeshit afterwards; the disks; going; the maps of the world I created and my train of thought all went – I did not take it easily. From a … Continue reading

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#amwritingfantasy #amwritingscifi #writerslife Choice

I read books and and one guy is fascinated by the process of working metal but he writes clear words with everything fitted in and I might enjoy his words but I would’nt want to write them. He also writes … Continue reading

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#amwriting #amwritingfantasy #amwritingscifi #writerslife Scrivener

The obvious point to make is that I did need at some point to move from freemind and the original pantsers approach and actually start to look at bringing together what is becoming more complex than I planned as a … Continue reading

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#amwriting #amwritingscifi #amwritingfantasy #writerslife Chatting

I freely confess to using the Blog as a thinking process. I know I drone on about losing systems but mentally it is like driving down a road and over a cliff and you aren’t driving Chitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang. … Continue reading

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#amwriting #amwritingfantasy #amwritingscifi Thoughts

If I was honest and the joke is, ‘I wouldn’t be here if I wasn’t dishonest.’ then I would lie which makes me honest. No matter how well I feel I have written the start of Astoria doesn’t have the … Continue reading

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