The Crooks

Finally, the bit of info for the crooks pops up. If you don't know what I'm talking about, go back a few posts and follow the progression of the creation of a story. This one has crooks, and I've been a bit lax in giving them a background. Every character needs a background to make … Continue reading The Crooks

And as to Where

... in the world are we, specifically for this story (for the earlier parts of this process, start here), let's lay open the map. Readers like to know where they are, where this story is, so they can orient themselves. That doesn't mean explaining. Anytime the writer feels the need to explain makes the reader … Continue reading And as to Where

An Idea

It's been on the backburner for a while, and as I have so much trouble staying online for more than half a minute at a time, this is what you get. It's a bit of fun, and one day it may be a real story. This is how my stories start life: Two: Robbers, Roos … Continue reading An Idea