Writing

Get Yourself Out of the Way

I’m in the thick of revisions/editing. I approach editing a little differently than drafting. While drafting, I jump around all over the place when the ideas hit me for the various scenes. With editing, I tend to be much more linear. Usually, however, I am not so linearly-structured to get bogged down in any one… Continue reading Get Yourself Out of the Way

Writing

Editing for the Big Picture

I’m sitting here waiting out the difficult stage of editing - which is that of waiting. I’ve worked through a round of revisions and need to not look at the manuscript for a couple of days so that I can give it some (relatively) fresh eyes later. And since I’m not editing, I figure I… Continue reading Editing for the Big Picture