Tag Archives: editing

what’s in a name? (quite a lot, as it turns out)

I finished my structural edit last week, and have moved on to a line edit (this is where I get to just read through and fix single lines, or delete single paragraphs that aren’t quite working. Hopefully it’s not the … Continue reading

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plotting like a maniac

there it is, my mad morning’s work. And i thought this ms was complete a year ago! Ha!

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editing/the knife in the heart

I am working on some major assessment at the moment, so you’ll have to forgive the distracted tone. In order to get back to my work as soon as possible as well as enlighten you all about some of the … Continue reading

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kill your darlings

some writerly person¬†(Hemingway?)¬†said that about the process of cutting brilliant pieces of writing, for the sake of the whole. Tonight, I started to see what it means. Me and Catherine drank tea and brainstormed ideas from what Valerie Parv/fairy godmother … Continue reading

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