Tag Archives: Writing

Almost to Edit

The latest book keeps expanding. Two more chapters roughed out, but the need for one more has emerged. Homes for the two topics noted in last week’s post have been found. Index to work on, And the rough draft for … Continue reading

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Jane Austen Gets Feedback

…so what if Jane Austen attended a writer’s workshop and got feedback like the rest of us? Well… If Jane Austen Got Feedback From Some Guy In A Writing Workshop Catherine Kane 6/20/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures … Continue reading

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One More Chapter…

One more chapter to rough out… Two more topics to find a home for in the rough draft already written… Possibly a few more meditation resources for the appendix An index to start And the Rough draft for “Living In … Continue reading

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Things Not To Do when Writing Combat

There are things to do when you’re writing combat and there are things not to do. These are the second type Ten hand to hand combat myths writers need to stop using Catherine Kane 6/13/17 For more information on Catherine’s … Continue reading

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Online Writing Groups- Know What You Want

First and foremost, before you go looking for a writing group, it’s important to know what you want to get out of a group. It’s not a one size fits all universe, and different writers are looking for different things.  … Continue reading

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Back To “Living In Interesting Times”…

Earlier this year,  I was asked to do a podcast on energetic coping strategies for living in interesting times. I went overboard (of course) on my research and planning for this talk, and realized afterwards that I had a lot … Continue reading

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Ready…. Set…

… setting! Do you set the scene your story takes place in? If so “Are You Making These Setting Mistakes?” Catherine Kane 6/6/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and Thriving as … Continue reading

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That’s Quirky

What makes a character real? Why his quirks. Let’s take a look at how quirks can improve your characters. Let’s Get Quirky Catherine Kane 6/1/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and … Continue reading

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Online Writing Groups

Writing, on the whole, is a solitary practice. There can be other people involved, of course. You may have an agent or an editor or beta readers or a cover designer or other folks who support you when you write, … Continue reading

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Improbable Writing Project…

…is complete and fed into the self publication machinery. Whew! And now, to return to my current book project… (For previous posts, check out Behind the Scenes , Impossible Project Status Report,  “Impossible Project” Status Report 5/16/17   and “Impossible Writing Project” … Continue reading

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