This year I thought I would try and get a bit more organised with writing. Below are a few templates to help sketch an outline and to keep track of important dates. My writing process leans toward ‘flying by the seat of your pants’. I do a bit of outlining to help keep on track and to act as a reminder. You are welcome to use these templates for your own writing process. I hope you find them useful.
It can be helpful to set a few goals. By laying out what sections you need to do as part of the process to keep track throughout the year. I do not stick to my goals or my outlines, but it is handy to go back and change them. If is great for going back and finding what worked and how much you achieved. Being stuck in the process can feel overwhelming and it is always nice to be able to have a map to go by.
For this year the goal is to get more organised. Last year I was a bit lapse with my process and spent time learning how to edit. This year the plan is to knuckle down and concentrate on my writing. I have been reviewing my processes and timeframes. This has meant spending more time at the beginning of the year to get things set up. The aim is to be able to simply write and keep on track better throughout the year. I wish you the best of luck and hope you have a good year with your writing too.
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Thank you so much! These are definitely going to help me 😀
Glad to know they will be useful ☺️
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Yep…pretty much needed this. If anyone out there is a writer, this is a good post to look into 🙂
Thank so much for sharing. I’m a pantser at heart and thought that no one would be interested. Then I read about another writer asking for a planner to help them and shared these 😊
I love these PDF’s! I’ve struggling for almost two years to fully get back into my writing again. I haven’t been sure what to do. But I’m gonna give these a try 🙂
Thank you so much 😊 It took me a while to figure out what worked best. Every winter ❄️ I slow down and have to get back into the swing of things. I almost didn’t post them, but then another writer was having trouble getting started 📝
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