If I had to describe myself, it would be in a word that has many meanings with a complexity which falls off the tongue.
A word made up of many elements, is deceptive in appearance, and creates an illusion from the imagination.
My word would be Phantasmagoric. ~Summer Ross

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Word to the writer "Series" and blogfest

First- don't forget my New creation blogfest is tomorrow, I can't wait to see your 2 sentences! Sign up at the top of my blogposts

I'm not all wise and knowing, but I have strolled around the block of writing and classes a time or two. So I'm starting this series as "word to the writer" because every essay, short story, poem, or novel starts with a word.


Starting on Thursday I will post my first installment of this series. I'm going to give advise on how to improve your writing. 

Sure there are lots of people out there telling you how to write...but I'm not telling you how to write, I'm going to give you ideas, encourage the best part of your writing to come through, and give you a general idea of where to start revising your project. 

Some of these steps you may know, some of the steps you might not have thought about previously, and some of them you might find inspiration in.


 But no matter which way you look at it, if you do each step, you will be that much closer to a more appealing story. No I am not saying if you do these steps you will be published, but I am saying it will improve your writing.


 Now with that said, look for my first post in this series called "Polish" on Thursday.

20 comments:

Renae said...

Sounds great! I can't wait to read your first post!

gideon 86 said...

Sounds like a great series, Summer. I am looking forward to reading it.

What a fun blogfest. I can't wait until tomorrow!

Michael

Christine Danek said...

Look forward to this new series.
Thanks.

Jules said...

Well that sounds like a series I must read :) Still working on my 2 sentences. Thank you for the heart felt comment yesterday, it almost made me cry :)

With wings fluttering I'm off to do the daily grind :)
Jules @ Trying To Get Over The Rainbow

Carolyn V. said...

That is so cool Summer! I love the idea thing. I can't wait! =D

AlexOngNYC said...

Sounds good!

Alex
Breakfast Every Hour

Old Kitty said...

Ooooh I must get my blogfest entry sorted!

All the best with your new Thursday series!! Take care
x

E. Elle said...

Great idea, Summer! A lot of people are quick to tell us how we SHOULD write, rather than encourage us to just write better. Good luck with the series!

Elena Solodow said...

Can't wait for the fest tomorrow! I'll have mind up.

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Sounds like a good series!

The Golden Eagle said...

It sounds like it's going to be a great series!

Taryn Tyler said...

Sounds interesting. "Polish" is exactly what I'm working on right now.

Colene Murphy said...

Looking forward to all your awesome posts and fests going on!

N. R. Williams said...

Good idea...I'll be checking in.
Nancy
N. R. Williams, fantasy author

Jen Daiker said...

Great idea Summer! It's going to be awesome to read it!

Nick said...

Thanks for the visits in 2010, and have a great new year.

Quinn said...

Looking forward to your series; it sounds great.

Jessica Lei said...

This sounds great :D I hope I learn some new tricks!

Donna Hole said...

Looking forward to it.

......dhole

Damyanti said...

Just posted for your blogfest, Summer!

Your series idea sounds good...I'm still racking my brains on which two days of the week to pick, and what the topics/ series should be :) Thanks for your suggestions.

And may your Inner Fairy light your way to peace, success and happiness in this new year of your life --Happy Birthday!

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