The Journeypen Project Archive

The Name Game, Character Style

Here it is! The very first Journeypen Project topic that was suggested by readers!   Disclaimer: this post has spoilers for the Ever Afters series through OWAW. — I don’t follow the same process for every single character, but I can shed a little …

The Many Lives of An Outline

SPOILER ALERT: the pictures of the post includes spoilers through the end of Of Enemies and Endings. If you haven’t read it yet, please ignore the pictures with writing on them! I outline a LOT–in all sorts of different ways, at all …

Fruits of a Fallow Period

Once upon a time, around age twenty, I began to doubt whether or not I was meant to be a writer. A junior in college at the time, I had stopped writing fiction. I had grown used to writing a novel on …