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Why Writers are Masochists (and “I Wanna Get Better”)

So this is draft number eighty thousand and one and one half (draft number six in reality) of my novel and IT IS FINALLY READY FOR CRITIQUES. 715 more words

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Crash

Last week I was about to write a nice blog about editing but then the unthinkable happened…my computer crashed. Crash is a nice way to put it. 1,059 more words

#PitchWars, #Writeoncon, and #PitchPlus5, Oh My!

If ever there would be a time you should pay attention to the writing community, it’s this week. Not only is PitchWars in full swing (that’s the writers helping writers program I talked about last time), but PitchPlus5 just started too! 190 more words

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4 Ways To Edit Your Book Back on Track

When you go back to edit, do you ever find your book has lost its way? Not sure what it is anymore? Too close to it to see it clearly? 285 more words

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Confessions of an impatient writer

I hate waiting. I really do. When I want something, I want it to happen, and now, so I can go on to the next thing I want to happen. 372 more words

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Earnin' My Keep with My Critique Partner

The critique partner I mentioned in a recent post just sent me her manuscript the other day. This is something that I’ve read portions of before, but in other versions where her character had different beginnings, met a few different people, and was even narrated in a different perspective. 307 more words

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