Thursday’s 300: Untitled Christmas Story 2018, Ch. 1b

Welcome back to Austen Promises! After not being able to write for most of a week, due to various things going on in my life involving preparation of the house and yard for winter, I have mostly finished the first chapter of this story. Woohoo!! ūüėÄ This poor story needs a title ... I'll happily … Continue reading Thursday’s 300: Untitled Christmas Story 2018, Ch. 1b

Writer’s Journal: Doing your due diligence

Welcome back to Austen Promises and the Writer's Journal! ~~~***~~~ Jane Austen Fan Fiction has kind of exploded in the last couple of years, as far as published stories go. This is great for the genre, as readers have been clamoring for books and before, few were publishing with any regularity. Now, even non-forum readers … Continue reading Writer‚Äôs Journal: Doing your due diligence

Writer’s Journal: Sketching Minor Characters

Welcome back to Austen Promises and the Writer's Journal! ~~~***~~~ For most writers, every character must be ‚Äúsketched‚ÄĚ in some manner before they begin to write. It‚Äôs important for the writer to understand each character‚Äôs personality, their likes and dislikes, their physical description, and how they would react in a particular situation. For me, Darcy … Continue reading Writer‚Äôs Journal: Sketching Minor Characters