Category: IWSG

May 01 2019

Behind the Curtain of a Flash Fiction Story #WEP #IWSG

Let the potato rest

May 1 question – What was an early experience where you learned that language had power? My answer gets really dark, as it’s about using words to break the spirit of a child (me). And I’m not going there. So here’s something about language and writing, with an IWSG tie in, that ends with a …

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Apr 03 2019

#IWSG Wish for Help Writing a Scene

If you could use a wish to help you write just ONE scene/chapter of your book, which one would it be? (Existence series book two) The first kiss of two certain characters. Because it isn’t just a kiss and they aren’t human. So I need to emphasize the importance of what’s actually happening while also …

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Mar 26 2019

Masquerade: Oddly Suited #Giveaway and #BookTour of the #IWSG Anthology #GuestPost by Angela Brown

Angela

Masquerade: Oddly Suited (link) is an anthology of diverse genres. There’s a bit of science fiction, some fantasy, contemporary, and more. At its heart is the theme of “YA Romance.” For my story, A Diver’s Ball, I wondered what music could serve as a backdrop to the story, say…if it were ever made into a …

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Mar 06 2019

#IWSG Protagonist or Antagonist

March 6 question – Whose perspective do you like to write from best, the hero (protagonist) or the villain (antagonist)? And why? I mostly write from who I think of as the protagonist. We say hero and villain, but really it’s just a big goal versus an opposite big goal. P wants to save the …

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Sep 05 2018

Indie Publishing Path Taken #IWSG #IndieAuthor #IARTG

This month’s IWSG prompt: What publishing path are you considering/did you take, and why? Three roads branch in a writer’s elections, It’s inadvisable to travel them all And being an author, long I sat with my reflections And explored traditional, the first direction To where it bent in the query sprawl; Then took the indie, …

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Jul 04 2018

IWSG July 2018 Goal Question

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Insecure Writers Support Group What are your ultimate writing goals, and how have they changed over time (if at all)? I’ve been taking part in a monthly goal blog hop, which posts on the last Friday of every month, since Feb 28, 2014. Thanks to that, I can answer this question in a fairly organized …

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Oct 04 2017

#IWSG Showing My Writer Insecurity (Potato at the End)

http://www.insecurewriterssupportgroup.com/2017/08/the-insecure-writers-support-group-and.html On October 4, post a photo … with the IWSG logo. Then leave a comment that day at either the IWSG website’s post or the IWSG Facebook post directing us to your photo. (For information on Maize also being called Corn, click.) I’m sharing a series of images here. Using a very basic weaving …

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