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Yet another writing class...

Why is it that every time that I feel like my writing isn’t going well I think that I am going to somehow magically fix my manuscript by taking yet another writing class? 304 more words


Editing Tip #44


First Draft Fears, Second Draft Jitters ~

I know I’ve said it time and again but you absolutely must re-read your first draft before anyone else sets eyes on it. 472 more words


Cracking knuckles and preparing to tackle.

I think I figured it out.

I’ve been dealing with making any sort of progress with my second draft; I’ve been dragging and kicking and just not getting anywhere. 283 more words


Received my first rejection today.

I mean, I’ve only sent out one query, and my manuscript isn’t even ready yet, so it’s okay. My query was a mess. 474 more words


40,000 words of 2nd draft reached!

A battling milestone this.  What began as a hefty revision of the first draft of my current WIP (working title – The Embers of Danu) has turned into a painful, but necessary rewrite. 140 more words


Ireland and Revisions

Well I’ve got to say, Ireland was amazing. Tall Castles, great rolling mountains, and so so much green – it’s nothing at all like home. 756 more words