Making your own book trailer is relatively simple. I used Microsoft’s MovieMaker to do mine, but there are a couple of steps to do before you open up any movie-making program. I use up a lot of graph paper and lined paper to create things, so you’ll have to bear with me when I suggest them. If you can use… Continue reading "Your Book In Pictures And Sound"
Category: Dragon Tails
I’ve done a few more pages and a title change on my MG manuscript and reread what I have on “Beginnings.” I made up a list of things that need to be addressed and will see about progressing a bit further later this week. I also need to write a blurb for the back cover of “Slippery Slopes” but that… Continue reading "Update on Writing Progress"
Every so often, I get stuck, not painted into a corner, just stuck for the right words to use to tell the story. Usually, my ‘cattle prod’ is my daughter who asks, “Well, what happens next?” Today’s question was “How do I get into the action more directly?” I’ve been mulling the plot and storyline over in my mind and… Continue reading "What To Do When You’re Stuck"