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Editing: A Process

Editing is a strange process.

This week I cut a story down from 9000 words to half its size.  It was almost as if I was smashing in a work of pottery still on the wheel in order to build a better vessel with the same clay. 232 more words

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Another thought from Reed on revise.

Another thought from Reed: every great success was achieved one revise after the other ~ tjreed

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A good foodie weekend!

We all know some weekends are better than others – some are made up of brilliant plans, other times with surprising twists making things unexpectedly enjoyable. 1,181 more words

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Another thought from Reed on revision.

Another thought from Reed: to revise is not an admission of failure but rather a polish on performace ~ TJ

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WIP-it Wednesday: March 29th, 2017

Time for a new weekly writer’s roundup of my works-in-progress and those ready to read!

Last week, I started my plan to add two new chapters to… 871 more words

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Reed's Thought of the Day on Revision

Reed’s thought of the day for Wednesday, March 29, 2007: a revision is just another step towards perfection ~ tjreed

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Day 88: March 28, 2017

Good news and bad news. Good news first!

I saved a terribly written scene. I don’t know what I was doing in the original draft, but writing well was not one of the things I was doing. 353 more words

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