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WIP Update!


I went into the weekend with four chapters partially written. On Saturday, I finished the first two pretty easily. And then on Sunday, with only two chapters and ~2,000 words left, a weird (or not so weird) thing happened: I didn’t want to finish my first draft. 211 more words


Second Draft: Theodore Frederic Molt wanted a Beethoven composition, so he asked for one

Say this for Theodore Frederic Molt: he didn’t lack self-confidence.

Molt was a German-born organist and music teacher who immigrated to Quebec City in 1822. He met with some professional success there and also acquired a wife. 639 more words

Local News

Updated Blurb

My novel’s changed a fair bit between the last time I updated this site, so I felt that it was important to change the blurb on… 166 more words


The Dreaded Second Draft

It’s the first Wednesday of the month which means it’s time for IWSG (Insecure Writer Support Group), a place for aspiring writers to share their fear and worries and find a community of encouragement and inspiration. 511 more words


Beginning The 2nd Draft

Hi everyone,

My name is Aisha, and just like you, I have been following this awesome blog for ages, which is why I was so excited to get the honor of posting on here. 591 more words


Write the Novel — How many drafts are enough?

Since January, I’ve blogged about writing a novel, starting with a global theme and working through the zero draft (an unfinished manuscript), which becomes the first draft when we finish it. 746 more words

Beginner Writer

Second Draft

About to start the second draft of my very first novel. I am taking until January to spend some time needed away from the novel before I start the process of perfecting it. 113 more words