NaNoWriMo Prep: Creating A Story Bible.

Definitely going to have to try this out. Sounds like it makes life so much easier.

Holly Evans

Nanowrimo prep creating a story bible

If you’re reading this, you’re very likely getting ready for NaNoWriMo! That’s fantastic, I adore NaNoWriMo, it’s a fantastic adventure with an amazing community.

This post is my guide to putting together a story bible. Story bibles are absolute godsends, especially when you’re writing a series.

What is a story bible?

A story bible is a document or notebook where you keep track of all the important details. Those details range from characters appearance, important dates and events, through to world-building bits that you need to keep straight. If there’s a chance that you’ll be mentioning it again later in the book or series, it goes in the bible.

How do you put one together?

You have two options, digital, or by hand.

If you go the digital route then Scrivener is absolutely wonderful. You can set aside folders and have smaller documents within those folders.

If you don’t have…

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