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Editing Tip #49

 

First Impressions, Pt.4 ~

Your first chapter has to be your “Wow” chapter. It’s the one that pulls readers, agents, and small publishers into your story. 441 more words

Editing

all work and no play makes jack a dull boy

7 April 2014

all work and no play makes jack a dull boy

all work and no play makes jack a dull boy
all work and no play makes jack a productive member of society… 271 more words

"Drafts"

I used to be able to write thoughts and even stories with minimal wastage. The concepts in my mind flowed smoothly into words. Now I struggle. 22 more words

Life

Patriarchy Teaches What???

For too long have I stopped blogging (not that I ever did it regularly…).  Alas, I proceed forward with new vigor, sword in hand, attacking the blogosphere as an old bulldozer might crank up, smoke billowing out of its exhaust and fumes making health nuts cough, spit, and sputter.   569 more words

Drafts

speaker of the mouse

7 April 2014

speaker of the mouse

The sky smells of indigo and the air is cotton candy
for limes vomit sunshine of the people… 47 more words

"Drafts"

Novel Revision Retreat

First, another interview about the Amy books to share. Click here 213 more words
Books

"It's like chopping fingers off."

Good morning, afternoon, or evening, darling!

I finished the second draft of The Reset on Saturday, August 23. In case you’re interested. And, as someone once described editing, “it’s like chopping fingers off.”  And then buffing and painting the nails. 888 more words

Writing