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In the midst of life...

Francesca Burgess considers eternal tweaking and how life interferes with deadlines.

Seven years ago I started submitting short stories to magazines. Deadlines didn’t feature unless I was writing a seasonal story and needed to get it subbed within a certain time frame. 529 more words

Deadlines… or just dead lines?

Viv Hampshire talks about the effects on her writing of being put under pressure

There are times when we all have to write to order. 617 more words

Mega Monday Announcement - It's Helen J Rolfe's turn to sign a publishing deal!

In 2011 I wrote my first novel. Of course I thought it was fabulous, I thought that I’d be an overnight success and that I’d have publishers falling at my feet. 353 more words

Preparing for publication - edits and titles

Now that October’s here again, I’ve found myself looking back over the last twelve months.

This time in 2013, I was on the point of submitting my novel, Anna in the Works, to Choc Lit. 391 more words

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