Marius Berg

Unprofessional author

Character building and 3 Body Problem

Character building and 3 Body Problem

March came and went, and as usual my writing plan didn't quite work out. But I remembered and learned some very important character development lessons. All in all, not a failure of a month! March writing recap My plan for March was: Fix up the outline for the last...

Why I outlined my book. Again

Why I outlined my book. Again

Hi again! My February plan to get unstuck from the muddy middle... Well, I didn't get unstuck. But it wasn't a complete failure either. February writing recap My plan for February was essentially: Outline my book again Write every day No more editing-as-you-go Here's...

How can I escape the muddy middle?

How can I escape the muddy middle?

Something isn't quite working out in my life as far as writing goes. So it's time to do something about that. Let's start... An accountability blog series! 😅 ...at a minimum, monthly updates on where I'm at in my writer's journey, progress, trials and tribulations,...

Project: Dreamcatcher

Project: Dreamcatcher

About This is the first novel I ever started. I'm about 22,000 of 60,000 words on the way. Being the first book in a series, there's a lot of world building happening in my head, so the writing is taking a while and it's going to be a while still before it's finished....

Writing update #1: STUCK! 😱

Writing update #1: STUCK! 😱

During these past few months, I’ve written and rewritten page after page in what’s supposed to be my first novel. Only, the word count is staying almost exactly the same. I’m stuck! At the start of winter — that’s southern-hemisphere winter, in case you were wondering...

Writers that have inspired me

Writers that have inspired me

Over the past couple of years I've spent far too much time (in a good way) reading about, listening to and picking up tips and tricks from these awesome authors. They may not all be insanely famous, but they are all trailblazers one way or another when it comes to...