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Daily Challenge Check-in: June 29, 2015

Words/Time: 595 words, revising “Pithea.” Selunya joined the party this time, and now Mr. Bower, the apothecary, has showed up. Fortunately, I think I’m at the end of the area that I needed to heavily rewrite, and it should be smoother, quicker revision for a while. 14 more words

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Last 50 Pages of Revision!

I’m in the home stretch for finishing my first round of revisions. My Nameless Queen is almost at the close.

Still to do:


2015 Goals: June Status Report

1. Work towards getting The Muse published.

Chapter 1 has officially been deleted! I am now in the final stage of restructuring Chapter 2 as the new beginning. 375 more words


Daily Challenge Check-in: June 28, 2015

Words/Time: 907 words, revising “Pithea” (man, it felt like it should have been a lot more words than that). Missy is now contacting Aeldrim instead of Selunya, in an exchange from the original version that I decided was worth finding a spot for. 15 more words

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The Cornell Note-Taking System

I relied heavily on The Cornell Note-Taking system during my Cambridge undergraduate course because it forced me to make my own (great) notes. I learned this technique in first year of undergraduate and used it right through to my final masters year. 460 more words


Writing retreat: Dedicated time away to write and revise

Writing is an escape from a world that crowds me. I like being alone in a room. It’s almost a form of meditation. ~ Neil Simon…

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