OUTLINE your novel or don’t?

June 2nd, 2016 by Wilmar Luna

Hey guys, Wow it’s been a long time since the last blog hasn’t it? Well, when you’re busy rewriting almost a year’s worth of work into a stronger, tighter, more cohesive story, you don’t have much time to blog. Also, there wasn’t anything to talk about. Sure I read some books, maybe could’ve written some… Read the Rest »

Home Stretch 10 Chapters To Go!

June 25th, 2015 by Wilmar Luna

Home Stretch ladies and gents! The Silver Ninja Edition 2 is finally within 10 chapters of completion and I cannot . . . freaking . . . wait! After the rough draft is done I move onto editing which is a hell of a lot easier than coming up with brand new scenes even though… Read the Rest »

How to write a bad ass female character for your novel

June 18th, 2015 by Wilmar Luna

By the time you read this blog, I will be enjoying (hopefully) fun in the sun on my weeklong vacation. Normally this would be an empty blog but anytime I go and do something . . . you know, fun or productive. You guys don’t show up for the next blog! Well I prepared this… Read the Rest »

Character evolution: from a-hole to likeable

June 11th, 2015 by Wilmar Luna

Character evolution is one of those tricky things that cannot be forced by the writer’s hand but is necessary for a good story. If you’ve watched There will be blood, Citizen Kane, and the tv show Breaking Bad. It’s all about how supposedly good and well-natured characters turn evil. They make for great stories and… Read the Rest »

Snow Storm Rough Draft (learning to write)

January 29th, 2015 by Wilmar Luna

Hi all, For this week’s blog, I’ve decided to share some additional rough drafts. In this draft, Jonas has discovered that his wife has gone missing from the hospital. Armed with a really fast car and a warm winter coat, he braves the snow storm to find her. As a friendly reminder, do not share… Read the Rest »