This block has been something else. I had a cold for the first week of class and got a stomach flu during the second weekend. My wonderful mother came to visit just this past weekend, and all the while I have been writing like a mad woman for class (Advanced Fiction Writing, for those of you who don’t know). 463 more words
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Tomorrow night, I begin the process of editing and revising/re-writing my first draft.
I’ve been told that you’re not supposed to edit your own books, much like you’re not supposed to mix or master your own albums. 92 more words
I’m working on revisions now, and one thing I’m running into a lot is scenes where something has subtly changed in this revision. Maybe a character knows something earlier than they did in the previous draft, or their relationship with another character has changed, or the previous scene they just came from had a different feel to it, so the main character should be in a different headspace. 272 more words