I finished the first draft of the first chapter of my novel. A few things I learned along the way.
I wrote a novel-length fanfic over the course of about 3 months. How did I do it? Can I employ the same strategies and tactics as I Write the Damn Thing?
I have a deadline for when I want my first draft of the Damn Thing to be finished.
When you Write the Damn Thing, the only way out of perfectionism is to get to the root of your problem.
Why is it so hard to write the present tense well? It has to do with poetry. No, really.