Tags » Revising

The Struggle with the Journey

So, before actually writing in this little box, the text reads, “what are you up to?” Well, to be completely honest, writing is a struggle right now. 418 more words


Today I finished my revision notes AND I reached 100 WordPress followers!

I am so happy, you don’t even know. I was going to make a video to celebrate, but I’m pretty tired, so I’m pushing it off until tomorrow. 67 more words


Revision Update!

Hey readers! I hope you’ve had a wonderful week. Happy Friday!

I have to be honest with you. Revising my novel has been one of the hardest things I’ve ever done. 304 more words

Personal Post

The Wolfcat Chronicles Book Nine Submitted

Yesterday evening I completed the revision of The Woflcat Chronicles Book 9 and submitted it to my publisher.  For those of you who were beta readers for the draft of the manuscript, I changed a few things – most of them in keeping with the new ending I envision for Book 10. 551 more words

Novel Fixes - Week 36

Still sorting through papers here, I came across a journal entry about the novel January 30, 2013. I had so many unanswered questions (a list, of course). 270 more words


How to write a scene right the first time

Well, maybe that’s a pipe dream. We all know that good writing is about revising and polishing, revising and polishing — a lot. But you just might be able to make your writing and revising a little more effective. 450 more words

Creative Writing

Three Dirty Birds on The First Read-Through

We’re over at Ana’s blog, talking about what we do after we’ve finished our first draft, and what James Scott Bell recommends.