Should you write a fancy outline for your novel?

While we are all enjoying the holidays with family and friends, I hope you’ll also enjoy this flash from the past “Best of Jean’s Writing.”

Maybe- Maybe not. It’s your book, you make the rules. Different strokes for different folks. Me, I’m trying to be more organized in my writing this year. Only time will tell if I’…

Source: Should you write a fancy outline for your novel?

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “Should you write a fancy outline for your novel?

  1. The first novel I ever completed had no outline. I just wrote and then went back and gave it shape. I recently submitted it to a publisher and I am not holding my breath lol. I’m working on another one now and again no formal outline. I tend to write in scenes and then fill in the spaces. The outline is in my head but I like the scenes and plot to surprise me as I write. However, the novel I REALLY want to write is a complex murder/suspense and I feel I absolutely need not just a solid plot outline but deep character profiles, both of which I’m slowly working on. I’m hoping to get another novel or two under my belt before I attempt that one in earnest because I must get it right and so need more experience first. Thanks for this post!

    Liked by 1 person

Writing is important, please write here. All comments are welcome.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s