Here are some current projects I’m working on:

January:

Posted thought-provoking questions in:

  • Accountabilibuddies
  • Global Writing Community
  • Word Herders

Answered thought-provoking questions in:

  • Accountabilibuddies
  • Homespun Tabby
  • Heroes, Fairies, and Scholars-
  • Write Warriors
  • Global Writing Community

Accountabilibuddies:

  • Helped member with thought-provoking questions in their writing group
  • Helped a member’s friend understand Cerebral Palsy to accurately write a character she created
  • Editing jobs:
    • First one: Google Docs
      • Made suggestions
      • Talked in group chat for the ARC readers
      • Edited formatting
    • Second one: PDF
      • Talked with author
      • Read a few chapters a night
      • Emailed her suggestions and edits I’d make

Heart on Her Sleeve:

  • Read Almanac 2021 National Geographic Kids and took notes that could help world building and characters from
  • Answered thought-provoking questions in
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
    • Global Writing Community
    • Heroes, Fairies, and Scholars-
  • Read a chapter to someone
  • Filed
    • 4 story notes
    • 2 outline notes
    • 2 research notes
    • 2 feedback/marketing notes
    • 4 misc. notes
  • Collected 2 story notes
  • Edited
  • Worked on
  • Read 2 chapters to target audience and wrote down feedback
  • Read and noted outline notes

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Escort Recon:

  • Answered thought-provoking questions in
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
  • Collected 2 story notes
  • Filed 2 story notes

Music Nymphs:

  • Answered thought-provoking questions in
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
    • Global Writing Gommunity
    • Heroes, Fairies, and Scholars-
  • Read Almanac 2021 National Geographic Kids and took notes that could help world building and characters from
  • Filed
    • 2 research notes
    • 4 story notes
  • Collected
    • 1 research notes
    • 2 story notes
  • Read 2 scenes to an Accountabilibuddy member
  • Edited
  • Worked on

Mayday:

  • Answered thought-provoking questions in
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
  • Collected
    • 2 story notes
    • 1 research notes
  • Filed
    • 2 story notes
    • 1 research notes

Project Poseidon:

  • Answered thought-provoking questions in
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
  • Collected 2 story notes
  • Filed 2 story notes
  • Got inspired by science documentary and took notes
  • Talked to co-author
  • Started new notes document for us for the year

The Pain of the Silenced:

  • Answered thought-provoking questions in
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
    • Global Writing Community
    • Heroes, Fairies, and Scholars
  • Collected 2 story notes
  • Edited
  • Read story notes I wrote before starting the story
  • Worked on
  • Filed
    • 2 story notes
    • 1  outline note
  • Reread to establish story’s timeline
  • Edited
  • Read and noted 5 separate scenes  from another main characters’ point of view
  • Read notes from other characters’ points of view
  • Created a third folder for all story, outline, and character inspiration notes

Imaginary and Not:

  • 10 Women Who Changed My Life
    • Saved feedback from readers who read 10 Women Who Changed My Life
    • Commented on the blog post all the feedback I collected over the month
  • 10 Men Who Changed My Life
    • Saved feedback from readers who read 10 Men Who Changed My Life
    • Commented on the blog post all the feedback I collected over the month
  • Intertwined review
    • Read a few chapters of Intertwined
    • Gave author of Intertwined update of progress and new deadline
    • Wrote and read notes for Intertwined review
    • Started review called Forgiveness and Life Lessons

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Inspiration Dossier:

  • Casts I Like:
    • Obey Me:
      • Updated 1 file
      • Filed 1
  • Villains I Admire:
    • Forensic Files II Part II
  • Notes
    • Updates for (multiple subjects)
  • Assignments from my Past:
    • The Hero’s Journal: Kickstart Quest
    • Collected 11
    • Filed 11
  • Best Writing
    • Worked on:
      • Top Beyond the Unknown Part II
      • Most Horrifying Backstories Part III
    • Read:
      • Most Horrifying Backstories Part III
      • Most Horrifying Backstories Part II
      • Most Horrifying Backstories Part I
      • Best Spooky From October 2020
  •  Letters:
    • Collected 2
    • Filed 3
  • Misc. Characters:
    • Collected 1 (Teen Titans is the Greatest DC Superhero Cartoon)
    • Filed 2
  • Great Advice:
    • Collected 2
    • Filed 2
  • Best Memories
    • Worked on and filed Christmas 2020
    • Worked on 1 memory with Eric

Saved last year’s list of Current Projects

StrideStar:

  • Co-worker caught me up on what I missed at latest meeting
  • Took notes
  • Learning new system
  • Attended meeting
  • Reached out to three members
  • Caught up two coworkers

February:

Posted thought-provoking questions in:

  • Accountabilibuddies
  • Global Writing Community
  • Word Herders

Answered thought-provoking questions in:

  • Accountabilibuddies
  • Write Warriors
  • Homespun Tabby
  • Heroes, Fairies, and Scholars-
  • Global Writing Community

Kaylyn Gabbert fan page

Inspiration Dossier:

  • Casts I Like
    • Obey Me
      • Character Development
      • Outfits for the Boys
  • Assignments From my Past:
    • Collected 12
    • Filed 12
  • Best Writings:
    • Printed, collected, and filed:
      • Top Beyond the Unknown Part II
      • Most Horrifying Backstories Part III
    • Worked on:
      • Top Beyond the Unknown Part III
      • Most Horrifying Backstories Part IV
      • Forensic Files II Part II
  • Best Memories
    • Read Top Table of Contents
    • Filed 1 memory with Eric
    • Updated Christmas 2020

Heart on Her Sleeve:

  • Edited
  • Collected 4 story notes
  • Filed
    • 3 story notes
    • 1 feedback notes
  • Answered thought-provoking questions in:
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
  • Worked on
  • Researched for
  • Wrote notes in the beginning of the first notebook
  • Talked to my brother (another writer) about the external conflicts about the couple’s relationship and how the town is treating them
  • Reread notes and scenes for continuity
  • Wrote outline for 5 scenes
  • Wrote rules for Oracles and Imprints
  • Read Reader’s Digest and found 5 pieces for my characters
  • Collected all Reader’s Digest notes on 3 pages
  • Interviewed my brother for a new character attached to his character
    • Saved the interview
    • He sent basic reference art that I printed for my physical notes
  • Fully outlined scene and sent to editor
  • Read fully outlined scene to two other writers
  • Read previous scenes to prevent continuity errors
  • Edited Oracle Rules
  • Prepared third notebook
  • Updated notes in front of first notebook

Escort Recon:

  • Collected 3 story notes
  • Filed
    • 3 story notes
    • 1 character notes
  • Answered thought-provoking questions in:
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
  • Read Reader’s Digest and found 1 pieces for my characters
  • Collected all Reader’s Digest notes on 1 page

Music Nymphs:

  • Collected 4 story notes
  • Filed
    • 3 story notes
    • 1 research notes
    • 1 characters
  • Answered thought-provoking questions in:
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
  • Read Reader’s Digest and found 1 pieces for my characters
  • Collected all Reader’s Digest notes on 1 page

Mayday:

  • Collected 3 story notes
  • Filed
    • 3 story notes
    • 1 character notes
  • Answered thought-provoking questions in:
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
  • Read Reader’s Digest and found 1 pieces for my characters

Project Poseidon:

  • Collected 4 story notes
  • Filed
    • 3 story notes
    • 1 coauthor notes
  • Answered thought-provoking questions in:
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
  • Made a folder on Facebook to share inspiration between co-author and I
  • Co-author reached out to me with a possible illustrator for the cover design
  • Shared story ideas with co-author
  • Updated notes in our story folder
  • Downloaded reference pictures from the illustrator and pictures for the type of crutches that one of the main character uses (in shared folder)
  • Coauthor and I discussed homecoming fashion for the female main characters
  • Looked through my new Attire for Characters album for Elyon’s homecoming outfit

The Pain of the Silenced:

  • Collected 4 story notes
  • Filed
    • 5 story notes
    • 1 misc notes
    • 1 outline
  • Answered thought-provoking questions in:
    • Accountabilibuddies
    • Write Warriors
  • Reread scenes to check for continuity (changed one detail to make the past chapter work)
  • Worked on
  • Edited
  • Asked a young father for what his dating advice would be to help out my young father character and took notes on that conversation
  • Worked on the timeline
  • Designed cover of third notebook
  • Read Reader’s Digest and found 1 pieces for my characters
  • Collected all Reader’s Digest notes on 1 page
  • Created Foley Family Dating Rules based on what young father said and dating advice my father gave me
  • Researched old notes on what to teach kids about sexual assault and took notes
  • Scenes from separate viewpoints:
    • Wrote a scene from Logan’s point of view
    • Wrote 2 drafts of same scene from Melinda’s point of view

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Idea book (3 idea)

Imaginary and Not:

  • Intertwined Review:
    • Read a few chapters
    • Took notes
    • Read notes
    • Worked on blog
    • Edited blog
    • Edited format

Confessions of a Music Nymph:

  • Draft III:
    • Links to the Past

Tutoring someone in creative writing

StrideStar:

  • Caught co-worker up
  • Attended meeting
  • Made small edits to script

Created a photo album on my private Facebook account of potential character attire for all stories: Attire for Characters

Accountabilibuddies:

  • Male member asked me to simply read a story he wrote
    • Asked them if they were looking for any specific feedback
    • Gave them the only feedback they asked for with details why I felt that way when I was finished reading
    • When they wanted to play devil’s advocate to my feedback I gave insightful feedback to why I didn’t give that answer
  • Female member asked me to check out their website and give them feedback
    • I gave them detailed feedback
    • Thought one of their pages should be password protected
    • Showed the member one of my sites and the differences between a page of characters they could see and a password protected page
    • We talked about why we should password protect our intellectual property such as character bios before our books come out
    • Sent member screenshot of how to password protect your page

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