Tag Archives: editing

Guest Post: Who is your favorite antagonist?

I’ve never had a guest post on this blog before, but the wonderful Allison Maruska was kind enough to edit my manuscript Chemicals Collide for me, so I figured a guest post was the least I could do! Alison’s first … Continue reading

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When what’s in your head is better than what’s on the page…

I’m forever struggling with this. In 2006 I had an idea for a really elaborate and beautiful novel. I started writing only to quit in frustration because what I got onto the page, was nothing like what was in my … Continue reading

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What are your writing goals for July?

I swear I was just writing a post for my June goals… where is this year going? Is it me, or is this year passing by seriously fast? In the middle of the year I always start thinking about what … Continue reading

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Getting Back into the Swing of Writing…

I haven’t written much this month. Partly because I finished a novel and I’m editing. Partly because I started working full-time and it feels like I have less hours in the day. Partly because I’ve written over 150,000 words this year … Continue reading

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The Dream That Keeps Me Going.

Sometimes I wonder what in the world I’m trying to do here… I blog every second day (pretty religiously) and have been writing every single day since the year began. I’ve penned two novels this year and am starting a third. … Continue reading

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What are your top three book pet hates?

A couple of days ago I took the Book Blogger Test and one of the questions was “What are your top three book pet hates?” My answers were: 1. I really, really, really hate it in romance novels when the … Continue reading

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How do you turn an idea into a novel?

I don’t know about you guys, but one of my favourite things about writing is coming up with the initial idea! It is such an exciting time filled with hope. It is without a doubt, my favourite part of the writing process. … Continue reading

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