My formerly self-published novel, Finding Forever, was featured to be on Reedsy’s Bestseller podcast. In my interview with Casimir Stone, the producer of the show, I explain a few of the stages I went through while writing my novel.
I don’t think there’s a term, “method writer,” so I may have coined just now. Like many method actors, who go to extreme lengths to get into the role of their character, I found that I followed a similar path while writing Finding Forever.
To find out some of the methods I used, click the link below to hear the full interview and look for: Addendum 3: Happily Ever After (with Anthony Sciarratta).
Is ending your story "happily ever after" cliché? Maybe -- but some clichés exist for a reason.