So, I love doing NaNoWriMo in November each year, but I've found I'm not always up to the hard push it takes to get that 50k written. I've won NaNo twice now. I know I can make the 50k if I really want to, but it does cause me to burn out and not write … Continue reading My Approach to NaNoWriMo 2018: Finding Inspiration This Year
So, I've started a new Wattpad project called Do It For Love. It started out as a write up that I had as as dream, probably from the fact I'd been watching "Cold Case" on TV and that my best friend died in 1997 from liver failure. But in my dream, I was watching a … Continue reading New Wattpad Project: Do It For Love (A Romantic Suspense)
For my second April author interview, I had a chance to ask Arel B. Grant about her secrets. Arel writes classic fantasy complete with elves and dark, mysterious shadow villians. It is no secret that she is a fan of Tolkien. She lives in Florida drowning in the fav fantasy authors I share with her like Anne McCaffrey and J.K. Rowling. Secrets about her writing, her books, and tips for future fantasy writers are all revealed in the following interview.
Hi everyone! Some of you know that I've been writing on Wattpad for almost 2 years now. I can't believe it. I signed up for Wattpad just before having massive heart failure (I almost died), and it was my saving grace while I couldn't move and get off the couch for 3 months. I ended … Continue reading Wattpad Cover Contest for Saving My Heart
There will be a time that you say to yourself, it's done. It's time to find an agent, an editor, someone to get this manuscript breathing and out there. That's when it's time to hit the conference scene. That's when you inevitable turn your eyes to the dreaded pitch. There are books, workshops, on-line courses … Continue reading Pitching At A Writing Conference Doesn’t Have To Be Scary
On November 15, National Novel Writing Month will be bringing together the most mighty of endurance novelists for an event that will define our generation forever. I'm speaking, of course, of NaNoWriMo's Night of Writing Dangerously. It's a write-a-thon, and it will take place at the beautiful Julia Morgan Ballroom in downtown San Francisco. With … Continue reading NANO 2015: ALIVE TO WRITE ANOTHER DAY! Support Marilyn Vix to Write Dangerously 2015
I'm trying an adventure for the new year. I've got a new adult romance story building into a serial. It came from a dream and a trip to Malibu. I'm sure Taylor Swift's new video Blank Space influenced my dream. I was wondering in a mansion slowly being torn down, admiring the different decorations and … Continue reading New Adult Romance Story Posted On Wattpad