The “C” Word

As a writer, I attend my critique group religiously. You may be saying to yourself, “That seems a touch masochistic.” Well, it might be, but it’s necessary. It’s important to put our writing out in front of others because when we’re alone in front of our computer screens we have a tendency to believe that […]

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Just Revise And Watch the Exploding Fish

I’m in the middle of preparing my debut novel, The 8th Circle, for publication, a fascinating process that involves revision. Oh yes. I did use the R word. After you have polished and polished your manuscript, maybe had it critiqued or edited and polished some more until you finally feel marginally confident that you have […]

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