Tag Archives: BLAQUE

Naming A Character

Do you like your name? Is it a name that already has a personality or trait attached to it, even if that trait doesn’t match you at all? Does it lead to jokes? For example, my name is Angel. For … Continue reading

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A Face To The Voice

One of my favorite things about the writing prep process is fleshing out my characters. I probably get way too into this part, but it is fun to examine how they see the world, how they would handle a kitten … Continue reading

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Reflections After The Thrill Is Gone

Wow, sorry guys. I’ve been running like a hamster on a wheel ever since I got back from New York, and unfortunately none of the running had anything to do with my novel. So needless to say, I’ve been frustrated … Continue reading

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Shiri

I rented the South Korean movie Shiri from Netflix. It took me four days to watch it. The reasons are pretty sad, but a bit understandable. I was afraid. Here’s the thing; the plot synopsis sounded strangely familiar to my novel … Continue reading

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Better To Be

“Better to be without logic than without feeling.” ~Charlotte Bronte When I was a pre-teen, I had the predictable first crush. When I informed adults around me that I thought I was “in love,” I got the distinct impression that … Continue reading

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Your Novel = Your Mirror

Last night, I had a conversation with my BFF in LA (the screenwriter) about BLAQUE. Okay, that’s a lie; it wasn’t a conversation. It was 2.5 hours of her practically smashing my head into a metaphoric mirror. She read the first … Continue reading

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After the 100th time…

I finally bit the bullet and sent the first 32 pages of BLAQUE to my screenwriter best friend in LA. Yes, it took waaay too long, but I almost didn’t send it to her. I have a bad habit of constantly trying … Continue reading

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