Flake-Out Friday–How Stephen King Does NaNo

Hi gang! * waves *

Well, 18 days of Nano is down, and there’s 12 to go. How’s everybody’s word counts? I’ve seen some pretty great numbers out there.

Gotta say, though I’m not Nanoing this year, I am having a great time being a cheerleader for you guys and gals!

Anyway, I find it interesting to see how each person approaches a challenge. Here’s how Stephen King does NaNo (he bases his story on life events and, boy, does he make it look easy!):

(This is a cartoon and therefore not true. However, there are some people who will believe anything, so I’m adding this disclaimer.)


Flake-out Friday–Generating Story Ideas

Gosh, sometimes I feel flooded with great novel ideas. Other times, it feels like I’m in an idea drought. Let’s take a look at how other author’s handle developing ideas…

First, Stephen King.

Second, Stephen King.

Third, Stephen King.