Motivation. What motivates us to do the things we do, or to react to something the way we do? Or what motivates us not to do something, or get involved in something, or avoid something?
Okay, y’all. I have a confession to make. I’ve been meaning to claim my international Author Central pages since, uhhh, the beginning of (published) time and have just been a lazy bum. Which is kinda bad cuz it legit took me 5 minutes to do all of them. Maybe less. Anyhoo, I found this article on Miss Friedman’s website by guest poster, Penny Sansevieri…
While in real life we might be happy and content for our lives to flow smoothly and easily and without drama, but in the fictional world we want the opposite.
Personally, I’m a fanatical “all-indie-all-day-long” type (or I’m too lazy to try and get trad published 😂). That said, I always prefer keeping my options open, so when I went to make a paperback version of my books last week, I did a wee bit of research and found this article:
People change and grow because of the things they experience, our characters should be the same.
This handy list was spotted by one of our members, Mary Ellen Woods…
So I don’t actually use anything more exciting than Microsoft Word for my writing but I hear people talking a lot about different software and programs they use for their writing so I decided to look into it, just because I was curious, and . . .