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Tipsday: Writerly Goodness found on the interwebz, Aug 31-Sept 6, 2014

Egad, another month has come and gone. How in the hell did that happen?

Now that we know all about character arcs from K.M. Weiland’s various series on the topic, … 212 more words

Alchemy Ink

Editing My First Draft

As I mentioned earlier this week, I’m going through an editing phase.  Going through various checklists and asking myself questions about various scenes and aspects therein is part of the process.  971 more words


How Many Characters Do You Need?

Like the bromide about too many cooks, an overabundance of characters can spoil the novel. How many characters is too many? Well, like a lot of questions about writing, it depends. 544 more words