Posts tagged editing a novel
Editing + Revising: The SRAR Method

I didn’t go to college and study English or writing. I’m self taught on a lot of these novel related things. Which is the way I like to learn. Anyway, this was talked about at the Writer’s Digest Novel Writing conference that I went to in 2017 by Larry Brooks. (Thanks, Larry!)

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A Guide to Being a Pantser Vs a Planner

Hey Writer Friends! I’m sure you’ve heard or seen the terms “Pantser” and “Planner” around the writing community. I wanted to share with you my experience being both and then how I figured out what kind of writer I actually am!

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Is the Beginning of Your Book Good Enough?

I’ve been known to carry around an arm full of books at Powell’s before setting up shop and reading through the first page of each one. This helps me narrow down the books that I want to spend my money on.

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Revisions and How to Start the Endless Cycle

Hey!

Yeah, you! So you've finished your first draft and now you're wondering how to attack that stack of pages in front of you? Join the club! I'm by no means an expert, but I want to share with you some of my best practices when it comes to revising a novel that you've poured your heart and soul into.

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