Reading as a writer…

So a big piece of the writing process/getting published and that is being able to identify comparable titles and work to your own. It shows not only what style your writing is, but the audience it might appeal to. And further, shows you are well read and understand the market. However, I have the hardest … Continue reading Reading as a writer…

Progressing the story

My first finished manuscript, Mandy's story, was not good. It had a lot of things that didn't progress the story. It was just too much backstory and not enough "meat." I have already cut a lot of that out and I have been editing to do better. I think the story is one that should … Continue reading Progressing the story