After a slow two weeks, progress on The Romance Novel Project has resumed. Progress is steady; although, it's not as fast as I would like it to be. That said, this post serves to announce the primary romance trope that will underscore and direct the action. I've struggled with this defining trope's identification, because the … Continue reading Romance Update: Trope Announcement
I know it's been a few weeks since I offered an update on The Romance Novel Project. Things have been super hectic at work, and I've just been exhausted. Have I been working on it? Yes. Did I know beyond a shadow of a doubt that I would have the first draft finished by now? … Continue reading Romance Update: Disaster!
Time for the weekend update on The Romance Novel Project. Since I missed my Thursday post due to work-induced exhaustion, I'm going to combine them in this one. The short and sweet of it is that I believe I've figured out how to fix my conundrum of fearing that I need to switch the roles … Continue reading Romance Update: Edit as I Go
I do apologize for the melodramatic title, but that sums up my feelings at present. I've moved beyond the "Adhesion" beat, and we're moving through the blossoming of romance that ends with the next pinch point/plot twist. That sounds great. I'm about 60% through the first draft. That also sounds great. So why am I … Continue reading Romance Update: AAAARGH!
It's time for the Weekend Romance Novel Update. As many of you know, I've been working on a fluffy paranormal romance as a palate cleanser after drafting two dark novels in the Adventures of Sam Hain series. I'm almost halfway through the first draft, and progress has slowed a bit. Not because I'm lost in … Continue reading Romance Update: Adhesion