Writing is harder than you think

February 4th, 2016 by Wilmar Luna

When it comes to creativity. Writing is the one craft that, in comparison to other mediums, doesn’t cost a lot of money. Yes, you may end up paying anywhere from $100-3,000 dollars for book cover artwork and editing, but how much would you pay to produce a movie? If you want to produce music, you… Read the Rest »

Status of my book

October 29th, 2015 by Wilmar Luna

No in-depth blog today folks because I’m chomping through Chapter 5 in the self-edit phase of my book. The self-edit phase is when I do a cursory 1st pass where I’m reading, editing, and sometimes re-writing the book. If I get to a scene and find myself hating it or bored out of my mind,… Read the Rest »

Writer’s Doubt the Endless Struggle

August 27th, 2015 by Wilmar Luna

Doubt is one of those things that never truly goes away, especially if you’re a writer. No matter how experienced you are at writing novels, plays, short stories, poetry, at some point during the creative process you’re going to hit a wall.   “Is this good enough?”   As I get closer and closer to… Read the Rest »

How to write an Action Scene for your novel

July 9th, 2015 by Wilmar Luna

If there’s one thing I did right on my first two books, it was the action scenes. No, I’m not saying that to stroke my ego or anything like that. This is based off of reader reviewers and beta readers who didn’t necessarily like the book but loved the action scenes. Ironically, I find action… 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 »