Journal The Merry Writer Writing

Writing in Chapters vs Breaking It Up Later

The question of the day is about writing in chapters vs banging out the whole manuscript and dividing it up after the fact. Which do I do? Neither. I write in scenes. This is partially because I’m a plotter, and write to an outline. The way I break up the outline has more to do […]

The Merry Writer Work in Progress Writing

The Program I Use to Write Novels

This post is not sponsored or an advertisement. It’s a response to a question that I’ve been asked. The program I use to write novels, specifically my current work-in-progress, is Scrivener. Key features make me prefer it over MS Word or Google Docs, and I use it for almost all of my writing projects. The […]