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Plots and cats

As I’m finishing the first revision of my work in progress, I’ve stumbled upon the concept of plot charting — which I wish I had stumbled upon before I started writing this novel in the first place. Plot charting isn’t … Continue reading

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Review: Self-Editing for Fiction Writers

So I finally got around to reading Self-Editing for Fiction Writers by Renni Browne and Dave King, which I originally mentioned in this post.  And now I wonder what took me so long. What a great book! The main topics … Continue reading

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Cutting

So I’m getting close to finishing the first draft of my WIP, and my thoughts are turning to revision. With the first book I actually finished (thanks to Holly Lisle’s How To Think Sideways course), I used Holly’s one-pass manuscript … Continue reading

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