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Crossways – the Process

It’s page-proof time. The last opportunity to catch any typos and last minute (small) alterations in the text of Crossways before it’s sent to print. I have nearly two weeks to check 173,000 words of text. From the writer’s point … Continue reading

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Listen to Good Advice, but Trust Yourself

I’m a great advocate of writers’ critique groups, either face to face or online, but every person you show your writing to will have a different opinion: “You over-explain.” “I don’t understand X, could you unpack it a little more?” … Continue reading

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Bated Breath

I’m in a holding pattern. I’ve had a dream offer from a dream publisher, signed up with a top-notch agent and now I have to sit on my hands while Agent Amy talks to <publisher> some time this coming week. … Continue reading

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