Approaches to writing Effectively and Efficiently…


In my latest vlog I talk about how to write Efficiently and Effectively using a combination of:

– Plotting (not “pantsing’)
– Mind-mapping in “FreeMind”
– The 7-Point Story Structure
– A writing tool like yWriter5
– Dictating a first draft using the “Dictanote” Chrome app
– Editing with SmartEdit, Hemingway and editMinion

Take a look at

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Published by Lee J. Russell

Often having a Cold War influence, my stories explore desperate situations that take people to their physical and emotional limits. Find me on Twitter as @LeeJ_Russell or at

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