The point of the What Writing Looks Like bloghop is just what it suggests. I am going to show you some pictures of some of my notebooks. Preparing for this post made me realize just how many notebooks I have kicking around this house. The Man suggests that perhaps I have too many of them but that can't possible be true, can it? You be the judge:
Okay, so that's not a tiny amount and it is perhaps made worse when I tell you that these are just the most recent notebooks I had in my office and that there are others, older notebooks, in other parts of the house. But dammit, The Man just doesn't understand. I'm a writer. I need my notebooks.
Let's get back to the actual point of this post: what's inside the notebooks—
On some pages, you can tell what I was watching and/or listening to at the time because lines from shows or songs are scribbled in the margins or just in the middle of the page:
This page features a dialogue on the left and one of my many "Punch Lists" (where I detail exactly what changes need to be made to what scenes/chapters) on the right:
Here's another look at another punch list:
What does your writing look like?
As always, thanks for stopping by. I'll try to do better next time. Cheers!