Confession time: I have, and more than likely always will be, a horrible outliner. High school, college, graduate school…if the teacher wanted an outline, and provided what they wanted in the paper, I would literally just bullet point what was provided. 123 more words
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We all think our stories are brilliant, right? That is, we do until someone else reads them. Then we doubt ourselves big time. Here are some ways to extend that confidence from the brilliant Roz Morris. 49 more words
Some excellent thoughts on how to pump some life into a scene that is just not working for you.
Using these simple brainstorming tricks, you can figure out how to troubleshoot a scene and turn it into one of the highlights of your entire manuscript. 14 more words
Revision and self-editing are things that scare a lot of new authors. They shouldn’t. Here are some tips from Roz Morris.
Yesterday I was teaching a course for Guardian newspapers on advanced self-editing for fiction writers. 28 more words