Weekend Writing Workout (For Those of You Whose Weekend Starts on Monday)

I am officially on vacation until Jan 18th, but didn’t want to leave you empty handed. Middle Grade Mondays will return on Jan 23. In the meantime, be sure to check out the other regular Middle Grade Mondayers HERE. ~     ~     ~ So (big pat on back), I finished the final rewrite of The Ruins of Noe for my publisher. Literally, a few days before I was done, something dawned on me. Something I can’t believe I hadn’t noticed during the seven rewrites of the story. When writing, I often refer back to the HERO’s JOURNEY, which is a great resource when writing fantasy adventure. As a matter of fact, I once used it as my outline for a screenplay. The Hero’s Journey always begins with the “Call the Adventure.” The hero (or...