A great post by Chris Musgrave on the must-haves when collaborating with a writing partner.
Writing is usually viewed as a solitary pursuit, insofar as it is typically one writer slaving away in secret (or Starbucks depending on your preference). Yet, once in a while, we get the urge to join forces with others of our ilk and write collaboratively be it as a pair or part of a larger group.
Last week, Heather B. Costa of the, often hilarious, blog Trials of a wanna-be-published Writer (go over there and show her some love) asked me if I had any tips for writers wishing to collaborate. As a matter of fact, I do and this post was born.
The absolute minimum we require to work collaboratively are:
- An idea (harder than it looks);
- Something to write with/on; and
- Some means of communication.
In the bygone days of yore (a period of history succeeded by the…
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