Monthly Archives: October 2010

NaNoWriMo 2010 is about to start

Are you ready?  NaNoWriMo 2010 is about to start.  Some parts of the world have already crossed the threshold, though here in the US there are still a few hours to go. Personally, I am spending my time enjoying the … Continue reading

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Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West Review

Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West By: Gregory Maquire Paige’s Rating: (2) of 5 stars Recommended for: Fiction/Fantasy Readers Book Description: When Dorothy triumphed over the Wicked Witch of the West in L. Frank … Continue reading

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Scrivener for Windows Beta out today

  The beta for Scrivener for Windows is now out!  If you want, you can skip the rest of the article and find the download link here. (Or download via this handy Download Scrivener for Windows Beta 1 link) It … Continue reading

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NaNo Prep Friday 2

With just a little over a week of preparation for NaNoWriMo, today seemed to be a great time for another NaNo Prep Friday. The biggest thing I have been doing to get ready is jotting down ideas and generally brainstorming … Continue reading

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The Black Prism Review

The Black Prism by Brent Weeks Jakob’s Goodreads Rating: (5) of 5 Stars – “It was Amazing” Recommended for: Fantasy Readers Book Description: Gavin Guile is the Prism, the most powerful man in the world. He is high priest and … Continue reading

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NaNo 2010 Novel Synopsis

Well a little late with the post today, but better late than never!  I have been working on outlining and scribbling down notes for my 2010 shot at writing a NaNo novel.  Today I took all of that and put … Continue reading

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Epic Plains Revamp – A look back

It has been almost a month since I jumped back into Epic Plains with a vengeance, started using the Editorial Calendar plugin, and refreshed the look of the site. How is the progress continuing?  I think very well.  Maintaining a … Continue reading

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Out of the Dark Review

Out of the Dark by David Weber Jakob’s Goodreads Rating: (3) of 5 Stars – “Liked It” Recommended for: Military Scifi/Scifi Readers Book Description: Earth is conquered. The Shongairi have arrived in force, and humanity’s cities lie in radioactive ruins. … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Site updated for 2010

The NaNoWriMo website has been updated for this years event!  If you are a returning writer you will notice that previous stats have been cleared and your “Novel Info” has been cleared.  I haven’t yet updated mine as I am … Continue reading

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Writing Excuses – Writing Prompt from Sept

I wrote about the Writing Excuses podcast last month. I have selected my favorite one from Septembers episodes and will be sharing it with you. I have gone back and forth whether to post this or not. It is rough … Continue reading

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