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Small Good Writing Things

Writing is tough. We all know this. I’m currently in the middle of a rewrite, working on a story that I feel like I’ve been working on for aeons, with a voice in the back of my head telling me … Continue reading

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Rewriting Footloose

One of the best things about self-publishing is that it gives you the ability to make changes. Now, I’m not in favour of retconning or resetting plot points (*looks sidelong at Steve Moffat*), but tweaking dialogue or content is sometimes … Continue reading

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Slowly, Surely

I didn’t win NaNoWriMo this year. As you can see from my chart, I started out with the best of intentions. Things went well for the first few days. Then I had a big proofreading job to finish, which took … Continue reading

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WIP – Sigyn update

So, I haven’t posted here for a long time, and that’s mainly because, for some reason, writing has been incredibly difficult lately. I’m still working on the latest draft of Sigyn, and I don’t feel like I’m getting anywhere fast. I … Continue reading

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Work in Progress: A Good Villain

I’m two-thirds of the way through what I thought would be the final rewrite of my book, having recently realised that I’m actually going to have to do at least two more rewrites of my book, and basically my book … Continue reading

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Work in Progress: Writing Sigyn, Post Nine – The Nth Draft

Writing is the most frustrating thing. I’ve been writing this story for years now. I know it inside out. I’ve finally, with help from editors and writing friends, got a plot that hangs together. None of that has made the … Continue reading

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Planning vs. Pantsing

When it came to writing stories, I was always a pantser. I didn’t know the term at the time – I learned it years later, on NaNoWriMo, when I was setting up my page and awarding myself as many badges … Continue reading

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