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Day 26 - Editing Rough Draft

One more chapter down! I am getting ever closer to finishing the revised draft. I have about 8 more chapters to go, which, if I’m lucky, means only 8 more days of editing. 45 more words


Second Blunt Truth about Writing

In the last blog, I wrote about a college kid that was looking for a mentor to help him finish and publish his novel. I discussed why no one stepped up as a mentor for him the last time. 707 more words

Fiction Writing

Writer in a Library

I’d guess it’s different for every writer and creative, how willing you are to talk about your craft and passion.

Likely it comes down to how established you are (or feel) and at what stage your projects find you, but also what type of personality you have. 516 more words

General Thought

Day 25 - Editing Rough Draft

I finished another chapter, and it was a long one. I’m kind of surprised I managed to get as much done as I did actually. When I started it, I expected to have to stop midway through and make notes on the side so I knew where to pick up again tomorrow. 73 more words


Book Reviews: Inspector Specter by E.J. Copperman and The Accident by Chris Pavone

Inspector Specter
A Haunted Guesthouse Mystery #6
E.J. Copperman
Berkley Prime Crime, December 2014
ISBN: 978-0-425-26926-8
Mass Market Paperback

Alison Kerby returns in the newest Haunted Guesthouse Mystery series by E.J. 766 more words

Full Reviews

Day 24 - Editing Rough Draft

All right, I edited another chapter. While I am incredibly exhausted today, I think I got most of it fixed up. It was a connecting chapter full of foreshadowing for a later event in the first book as well as books 2 and 3. 146 more words