• A Single Writer... Author Z.L. Arkadie

Blog Posts by Z.L. Arkadie

The Gift of Experience In Writing

9
Dec,2011

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So right now I’m reading Misty Black book one again to get reacquainted with the story. My goal was to get a feel for the writing style I used, which was third person omniscient/past tense. (She sighs BIG) Okay…. So…

Splat… Goes “The Great American Novel”

9
Nov,2011

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Someone asked me recently am I going to stick with writing paranormal romance. My answer was, no. Why????? Because like all writers I had this idea that I have a great, self-defining, tell on our society novel to write. Sighhh……

SAVED… by the Schedule

1
Nov,2011

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Because I spent all of last month discombobulated. I sat at my computer literally ALL DAY long for the purpose of writing but writing less than a thousand words  a day. Yikes! What a major WASTE of time. I mean,…

Writing At A New Scale…

21
Oct,2011

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Most people won’t find this post interesting… So really you can skip the read 🙂 But I’m up writing tonight–book four of Parched. Yes, it’s taken hold of me and I decided not to go the other route. You know,…

In the Beginning — Constructing the First Pages

9
Oct,2011

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So right now I’m at the beginning of this new book. 🙂 That’s me smiling because I’m loving who my main character is becoming. But this writing got me to thinking. These are the critical pages, dude (Hey, I’m seriously…