Favorite Book

I once read something that said that we all have a favorite book–it’s not the one we tell everyone is our favorite. No, it’s the one we keep to ourselves because it’s so special that we are afraid that others… Read moreFavorite Book

Favorite Book

I once read something that said that we all have a favorite book–it’s not the one we tell everyone is our favorite. No, it’s the one we keep to ourselves because it’s so special that we are afraid that others… Read moreFavorite Book

Writing and Your Soul

I understand that there is a LOT I can say on this topic, so I’ll try to keep the wordiness to a minimum for today. It would be easy to talk about the therapeutic nature of writing (I once wrote… Read moreWriting and Your Soul

Writing and Your Soul

I understand that there is a LOT I can say on this topic, so I’ll try to keep the wordiness to a minimum for today. It would be easy to talk about the therapeutic nature of writing (I once wrote… Read moreWriting and Your Soul

Open Book

Remember the last thing you wrote? Without looking at it, answer these questions: What is your main character’s name? Age? Occupation? Family history? History of dating? Appearance? Best friend? Closest familiar member? Saddest moment? Most embarrassing moment? Religion? Sexual orientation?… Read moreOpen Book

Open Book

Remember the last thing you wrote? Without looking at it, answer these questions: What is your main character’s name? Age? Occupation? Family history? History of dating? Appearance? Best friend? Closest familiar member? Saddest moment? Most embarrassing moment? Religion? Sexual orientation?… Read moreOpen Book

For Agents

Hello! I’m hoping this will show up if you search for me on the Internet. My name is Stephanie Tillman, and this is my blog. I know there are other Stephanie Tillmans out there, so I guess the likelihood of… Read moreFor Agents

For Agents

Hello! I’m hoping this will show up if you search for me on the Internet. My name is Stephanie Tillman, and this is my blog. I know there are other Stephanie Tillmans out there, so I guess the likelihood of… Read moreFor Agents

Patience

What does patience mean to you? Patience comes in many different forms. I seem to be patient in all the wrong ways and in none of the ways that matter. For instance, I submitted a few query letters today, and… Read morePatience

Patience

What does patience mean to you? Patience comes in many different forms. I seem to be patient in all the wrong ways and in none of the ways that matter. For instance, I submitted a few query letters today, and… Read morePatience

AAAGGGHHHH

I am so sorry for dropping off like that again. I’m a bad person that way. šŸ™ I’ve had a lot going on lately, so please stay tuned, and I’ll try to get onto some kind of schedule or at… Read moreAAAGGGHHHH

AAAGGGHHHH

I am so sorry for dropping off like that again. I’m a bad person that way. šŸ™ I’ve had a lot going on lately, so please stay tuned, and I’ll try to get onto some kind of schedule or at… Read moreAAAGGGHHHH

Do bad things to your characters.

I’m serious–do something awful to your characters. Are you stressed, frustrated, irritated, or anything of the like? If so, take it out on your characters! Take a happy character and breakĀ them. What does it take to wear your character down?… Read moreDo bad things to your characters.

Do bad things to your characters.

I’m serious–do something awful to your characters. Are you stressed, frustrated, irritated, or anything of the like? If so, take it out on your characters! Take a happy character and breakĀ them. What does it take to wear your character down?… Read moreDo bad things to your characters.

I desperately need this. Let’s just say I can’t ever remember whether I’ve read something or not. Many times, a book will feel very familiar, and I will think I have read it, but I actually haven’t. This would be… Read more

I desperately need this. Let’s just say I can’t ever remember whether I’ve read something or not. Many times, a book will feel very familiar, and I will think I have read it, but I actually haven’t. This would be… Read more

Hey, look! It’s a picture! See? I haven’t totally abandoned your pictorial needs! The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Universal Studios: Islands of Adventure in Orlando (Wow, what a mouthful! Can we shorten it to WWHPUS:IoA? On second thought,… Read more

Hey, look! It’s a picture! See? I haven’t totally abandoned your pictorial needs! The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Universal Studios: Islands of Adventure in Orlando (Wow, what a mouthful! Can we shorten it to WWHPUS:IoA? On second thought,… Read more

Affinity for words!

So it looks like Tumblr sets up the title as the link. That means you need to click “Affinity for words!” It’s a post by Dante Basco that I can’t seem to reblog, but I really want to post it,… Read moreAffinity for words!

Affinity for words!

So it looks like Tumblr sets up the title as the link. That means you need to click “Affinity for words!” It’s a post by Dante Basco that I can’t seem to reblog, but I really want to post it,… Read moreAffinity for words!