Camp NaNoWriMo plans

Camp NaNoWriMo 2017 Plans

I haven’t been writing any novels for the past month.  As I have explained before, I write during NaNoWriMo months: April, July, and November.  They are intense months, but I spend a lot of the rest of the year editing what I have written during past events. One thing I did this year was commitRead more

Issues in Modernizing Classics: Is It Just Fan Fiction

I think the final, and most difficult, issue when modernizing a classic is the risk of it being nothing more than fan fiction.  It’s not that fan fiction is bad in any way, but that fan fiction is a beast unto itself.  There is more variety in fan fiction than in any other writing outRead more

Weekly Reading: Go Set A Watchman

I have been on the waiting list for this book for months.  MONTHS!  I feel like I have to start this post by admitting that I do not have the passionate love for To Kill A Mockingbird that so many people have.  I get the passion, but this is not the book I feel itRead more

Weekly Meeting: Carry On

This week I go to the remainders list from past months and finally read Carry On. Challenges: None What You Should Know: This is NOT Harry Potter Fan Fiction, no matter what you heard. This is connected to her novel Fangirl and I suggest you read that one.  Which first?  It’s hard to say. They are connected, butRead more