Sunday, December 21, 2014
Playtime is almost over ~ Writing Plans for the New Year
One of the last courses I'm taking this month is called Scrivener for Beats on Udemy.com by Sean Platt, a writer whom I've mentioned in a previous post. Beats are Sean's version of outlining stories, with pictures of actors that could portray the characters in a movie. He also includes pictures of locations that the story could possibly take place.
I attempted this a few years ago when I first encountered Scrivener but I lost all of my pictures and notes when my PC started acting crazy. I was forced to practically wipe my whole system clean, which made me cry like a new born baby for about 2 days (Don't judge me).
The notes I made were nowhere near as detailed as the ones in Sean's video. I can't wait to get started working on my failed NaNoWriMo 2014 project again. It's a good story, I guess it wasn't time for me to write it then. Once I apply Sean's tips, I'll be in a much better place than I am now.
Have you set any goals or resolutions for 2015? Tell me about them.
As always, happy writing.