I have done several posts about what I’ve been reading or watching lately, but I haven’t had a post about my next big writing project. About a year ago I finally finished my first novel Finding Home: The Orphan’s Journey. 456 more words
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The introduction to Joseph Harris’ “Rewriting” offers a interesting viewpoint of editing academic essays. Harris points out that “ tend to alternate advice between offering that is specific and trivial… and exhortations that are as earnest as they are vague.(pg.3)” This reminded of the difficulties I had writing and revision essays in high school. 161 more words
Revisions of Dave’s Third Book, have reached the middle of the manuscript’s biggest muddle — just as the school year is beginning.
The situation: My characters have blundered into a terribly, repetitive and deeply confusing series of chapters in a haunted forest. 209 more words