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Second Draft: Disgruntled citizens cleaned road to shame Montreal council

Winter reluctantly relaxed its grip in 1888. Well into April in Montreal, snow was still very much in evidence and the streets were a mess. 612 more words

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Take a First Draft and Make it Better

I recently finished the first draft of a novella I’ve been working on for far too long already. It’s been a bit of a slog getting it done, let me tell you. 1,045 more words


The Edit Series: Meet the Second Draft

I know it’s been a while since I posted something… Bad me! But I’ve finished editing my novel completely and I’ve sent it off to literary agents. 572 more words


Revising is Hard, But Not in the Way I Expected

I’ve now been actively revising my WIP for about three-and-a-half months.

I have to admit, I haven’t progressed nearly as far as I’d anticipated, to date having reworked only seven chapters out of a total 31.   1,246 more words


Second Draft: Distinguished career started on a Montreal stage

It promised to be a fiasco. It turned out to be the start of a distinguished career on the stage.

In April 1877, the established American actress Rose Eytinge arrived in Montreal. 598 more words

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Second Draft complete!

Great news!  The second draft for book 1 of our trilogy, ‘The Society of Incredible Stories’ is now complete!  Another important step closer to the completion of our debut novel and a day of much celebration.  17 more words

Urban Fantasy

Chapter One - An excerpt

She was choosing to die.

Her body swayed with the motion of the large carriage as it hurtled along the underground line. You’re choosing to die. 3,624 more words