A Drift of Quills: What’s Our Inspiration?

By |2018-04-23T10:35:09+00:00January 5th, 2018|A Drift of Quills|

Writers and other creative people have many different approaches to beginning their projects. Today A Drift of Quills are talking about what inspires us to write our stories. They’re near and dear to our hearts, and writing a novel is an extraordinarily personal experience!

A Drift of Quills: Picture This (#4)

By |2017-11-03T10:41:20+00:00November 3rd, 2017|A Drift of Quills|

It’s time to “Picture This!” Every first Friday of the month, A Drift of Quills gets together to chat about reading and/or writing. Writers often collect images to help them envision people, places, and things as they write. For this feature we’re sharing pictures and snippets about one of our works, giving you a sneak peek into our worlds!

A Drift of Quills: Research or Treasure Hunt?

By |2016-08-02T16:50:19+00:00June 3rd, 2016|A Drift of Quills, writing|

Does the word “research” give you the shivers? Dark memories of term papers or visions of endless numbers and figures? Well, it’s the first Friday of June (already!), and A Drift of Quills is here to show you what research means to fiction writers!

A Drift of Quills: Tackling Writing Challenges

By |2016-08-17T08:50:00+00:00May 6th, 2016|A Drift of Quills, writing|

This month A DRIFT OF QUILLS is talking about writing challenges we’ve faced, and how we’ve resolved them. And—we’ve got a guest! We’re so pleased to welcome P.S. Broaddus, who has recently released his debut middle-grade fantasy novel.

A Drift of Quills: Books We Love (#5)

By |2016-08-02T16:51:46+00:00April 1st, 2016|A Drift of Quills, book review|

A Drift of Quills: Books We Love #5—“Books We Love” is a recurring topic for A Drift of Quills. Sometimes there’s a feast, and sometimes there’s a famine… Does that ever happen to you? Luckily, we’ve got a couple of tasty tidbits to whet your appetite!