Tips for Drafting Novels Faster

They call it dirty drafting for a reason

My Word Count Tracking for Fast Drafting

One part of the writing process that always seems to trip writers up the most is writing that first draft. Editing can be sluggish too, but once you have your first draft done, any other part seems possible.

It’s that feeling of sitting in front of a blank page, knowing (or sometimes not knowing) where your…



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Ashley Nicole

Ashley Nicole


Writer of Dark Fantasy and Thrillers. Blogger of writing tips. Find more writing tips, manuscript help, and book exclusives at