The Jane Doe Novel Experiment

Creating Two New Novels. Writing One Chapter Weekly. Podcasting As I Go. Welcome to The Experiment.

Experiment Update – When Characters Go Astray

I’ve mentioned once or twice that my characters have stopped being these little toys I can manipulate and have grown into their own. “Yay” for them. For me, it’s stressful. … Continue reading

July 31, 2012 · 9 Comments

When One Partner is Monogamous – Part 1

  This situation is more common than one might think and comes about in a number of ways. For the sake of this series, I will focus on married couples … Continue reading

July 30, 2012 · 2 Comments

Chapter 5 Pt 1 – Enough For Four

Chapter 5, Part 1 Summary: Lily attempts to win Carson over, but ends up arguing about his morals. Jane’s Favorite Line: “Do whatever the hell you want with my tolerance.” … Continue reading

July 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Six Sentence Sunday – Permission Denied

“Let me out.” Carson ignored her and continued driving. “I am not your husband, Lily, nor am I religious. You won’t get my permission or my blessing to screw my … Continue reading

July 29, 2012 · 5 Comments

3 Questions to NEVER Ask Yourself Before You Start Writing

There’s something to be said about the old advice to, “Calculate the costs”, but sometimes if you look before you leap, you’ll be paralyzed with fear. The below are 3 … Continue reading

July 28, 2012 · 7 Comments

A Response To – Sometimes it is about the sex

“Sometimes it is about the sex,” is a nicely written article by @FearlessKnitts that states, It feels strange to write that as the title of this piece, as I – … Continue reading

July 26, 2012 · 9 Comments

Update on The Experiment

We are six weeks and six episodes into, The Jane Doe Novel Experiment. This experience is taking me on a trip I never imagined when I first started it. There … Continue reading

July 26, 2012 · Leave a comment


Things my poly friends say: 10# “You should go talk to him/her! ” – How cute! I love the desire to see ones partner happy, even if is with another … Continue reading

July 26, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Importance of Foreshadowing

Your reader didn’t see that ending coming and that’s BAD. The Lesson – Foreshadowing A crucial element for Act 1 of your novel is foreshadowing – setting up your story, … Continue reading

July 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

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7th Release Date!August 13th, 2012
Chapter 6 is here! - Enough for Four

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6th Release Date!August 6th, 2012
Chapter 5, Part 2 is here!