If you follow me on Twitter @authorjadeyoung (shameless self-promotion), you might know that I'm pushing my current WIP (Quarter-Life Crisis) aside and working on a new WIP for NaNoWriMo. I'm not going to reveal what that new WIP is about yet, but be on the lookout for an upcoming blog post soon where I'll talk about it a little more. However, with NaNoWriMo just around the corner, I wanted to jump on here and describe how I take my plot bunnies or story ideas, and turn them into something beautiful.Read More
If you're anything like me, maybe you haven't started writing yet because you have this wonderful, amazing, fabulous plot bunny hopping around in your head, aka a story idea, and you don't know how to cage that thing and turn it into an actual novel.
You aren't alone. Ask any author, established or not, myself included, and they'll tell you they've had the same problem. But you're going to have an easier time than everyone else because you're going to follow these five easy steps below, and flesh out your idea into an easy, manageable novel so you can finally start writing.Read More