How can you tell the difference between a dream and a goal? How can you rethink your goals to make them SMARTer?
“It goes like this: describe – in detail, with precision – some architecture, someone’s clothing, something in your POV character’s visual field.”
What is really setting apart this year for me is a new goal: *finishing* a novel in a month.
Often when ‘rhythm’ gets mentioned with respect to writing, it’s on the level of line-readings: the actual beat and flow of the sentences. But I think there’s a meta-rhythm too, that of plot-types and tropes.