If you’re writing fast, does that mean you’re writing badly?

One of the things I think is important as a writer is to learn to write fast. Early on in your writing career, this is not necessarily vital; however, as time goes on, and especially if you begin to write professionally, you will probably need to write fast. Now, granted, not everyone wants to learn…

How To Push Through A First Draft

Writing a first draft is hard – especially the first one, but this difficulty continues through every novel you’ll ever write. The first draft is the point at which most authors give up on their story. They just stop writing, and another set of characters, another world, another plot dies. Sometimes it seems like there’s…