Creating a story is magical.

Writer…Uninterrupted — plontsing

Inspired to write again by a new story idea, I tread carefully with the choice between plotting and pantsing. I’m traditionally a pantser, but diving into the story with no direction felt risky this time around.  However, the idea of planning my book felt mechanical, academic, boooring.

Write. Nurture. Repeat?

All books start out as a seed, a breath. Only with nurturing can that seed bloom. Some writers are unable to move on after the initial burst of growth. They put away their stories which are nothing deeper than that first layer of imagination. An onion-skin of creativity. That is how we all begin, with…