planning a novel | planning a novel
How much planning and thinking time is spent on a novel before the writing begins? Crime Author Pauline Rowson discusses
I am always thinking about and collecting ideas for future DI Horton crime novels or for a thriller, even when I am writing one. I will jot these down, or cut out an article from a magazine or newspaper, or copy or bookmark something I have seen on the Internet that could be of use. I keep all...
Following the finest writing advice that surrounds us all, I went on working. Straight after sealing the agent-addressed envelope containing my recently completed Big Project, I got to work on the second Big Project. The ideas in this project have been tramping around impatiently in my...