Create an Outline, Even if You Hate Outlining, or Created One And Think It’s Crap.
You don’t need to create an outline as an outline. You can write snippets – write a snippet while you’re sitting in your car, or at a boring meeting. Then compile those snippets into a list, which is your outline. Here’s what I do. I write a snippet a day. Here’s an example of a recent snippet: Mystery. A woman’s adult daughter disappears. Protagonist was never close to her daughter. She knew her daughter was in danger, but from what?