Pre- #NaNoWriMo 2014! Words, Word Counts and reaching the finish line!

In two weeks NaNoWriMo 2014 will start. Are you excited yet? I am! In my last post I talked about where to find ideas and gave some ideas on how to outline and plan stories. This time I’d like to share some things about words and word counts. And don’t…

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#WritingWednesday Author and blogger resources week 7

Sooo, right before I started writing I got something veeeeery interesting in front of me, but I’m keeping that one until the end of the post otherwise you wouldn’t read the rest any more 😉 Also, hey, I got a banner on top of these posts now 🙂 I thought…

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#WritingWednesday Author and blogger resources week 6

As I said before, these most likely won’t come weekly, but here is another new one! All sorts of different resources, from writing, to social media and the publishing business. Let’s do this!   Writing: Post-Binary Gender in SF: Introduction -> Gender non-binary and other cool gender things in SF.…

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#WritingWednesday Author and blogger resources week 4

 Another week, new posts. A range of different topics this time.   Writing: How to Write a (Romance) Blurb -> Awesome tips and tricks on writing a blurb. I especially like the tagline idea! Nuts and Bolts: “Thought” Verbs -> We all know the age old “Show, don’t tell”. Well,…

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#WritingWednesday Author resources week 3

These may come regularly, or not. Depending on if I do or don’t forget it. This first time I’m listing my own resources but I’m gonna try and collect a couple of new ones each week. So keep your eyes on these posts! Most of these come from my Holidailies…

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Warhammer, batch painting/regiments/squads and assembling them

These techniques of course also work with anything else where you need to do batch painting of small(-ish) items. Though in this guide I will focus on the painting of Warhammer (the pictures come from my fire-coloured Dark Elf army). You can find my previous guide, where I explained how…

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Holidailies 25: Warhammer (and other figurine painting hobbies) tips for base painting

I’m an avid Warhammer painter (not as much a player as I still lack an actual painted army to play with) and over time I’ve found a few things that work well, one of them is my cereal spray paint box. Most figurines require a coat of base paint so…

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