Monday, March 17, 2014

Spring Writing Bootcamp Update: Week 2


YABuccaneers Spring Writing Bootcamp
Hi everyone! YA Buccaneers is hosting a Spring Writing Bootcamp to keep up with motivation and writing goals. Follow along on twitter too: #YABBootcamp

Week Two Accomplishments:

Thanks to the Bootcamp Bingo this made it easy to see all I'd accomplished.
  •  My reader read through my AMELIA draft and I made all of the easy fixes, while *almost* finishing the larger plot tweak we discussed. These were new changes which my reader identified. I had to change a few scenes to strengthen an existing plot arc which then had a domino effect in subsequent chapters.
  • I prepped my SUNSET SUMMER chapter submission for my critique group.
  • Read 3 out of 4 critique group selections and commented.
  • Attended bi-monthly RWA meeting.
  • Gathered supplies for my Spring Fling charity auction basket.

Plan For This Week:
  • #1 Above all: Complete AMELIA changes and send to agent.
  • Read and comment on last critique.
  • Attend critique group, set date for next month.
  • Incorporate critique feedback into SUNSET SUMMER.
  • Brainstorm plot points to complete SUNSET SUMMER (did not get to this last week).
  • Plan out posts for A to Z blog challenge for April.

 All right bootcampers, how did you do? If you're not in the bootcamp but working on writing, what are your goals for the week?

7 comments:

  1. I didn't print of Bingo in time for last week but I'm going to this week. So much fun! I'm working on my a-z posts this week to. Best of luck on your goals!

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  2. I totally plan to break out the Bingo this week. Good luck finishing up your revisions!

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  3. I'm giving the Bingo a try this week also. I've never participated in the A-Z posts. I don't know if I could come up with that many post ideas in one month. I hope you have a great and productive week!

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  4. Sounds like a busy and productive week! I loooove the BINGO bootcamp card Heidi made. She = awesome and brilliant. I'll definitely be using it this week to help keep me motivated. Best of luck getting AMELIA ready for your agent!

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  5. I'm excited to play bingo this week. Good luck with your goals this week.

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  6. I thought about doing A-Z again this year, but I don't know if I can handle that AND Camp NaNo, and I really want to focus on Camp NaNo this year.

    Good luck making your changes for your agent!

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