Category Archive for: ‘How to Revise Your Novel’

Not Exactly A Chicken-or-Egg Question

Hi everyone! There’s a great discussion going on in the How to Write a Series Class forum right now. The …

Read More

Is Eavesdropping Good Conflict?

Everyone knows that eavesdropping is bad manners–no matter how juicy the gossip. But what if characters overhear something important, and …

Read More

The Power of Two

Week Two of the How To Revise Your Novel course takes a long hard look at promises the writer made …

Read More

Trusting the Monastary

Dearly beloved, you have come here today to focus. To allow yourself to isolate from the distractions of this world …

Read More

The Symphony of Story Structure

Have you ever thought about how stories are similar to songs and melodies? Songs have verses, choruses, maybe a bridge, …

Read More

Using Audio for pre-pub buzz

Some people are visual learners and some people prefer to learn by hearing. Others learn best using both audio and …

Read More

Your Character Promises What?

If writing is a birthday party at Disneyland, revision can be a long sentence at Alcatraz. In HTRYN Lesson 2, …

Read More

…and a time to everything under revision?

Lesson 15 of How to Revise Your Novel begins with a random move of scene cards—just to shake things up …

Read More

Saving A Scene

And you thought writing that first draft was hard. Well, it was, but the true test of your writing mettle …

Read More

Performing SFR On Your Novel

So how is that revision coming? Got those conflicts lined up? Added just the right amount of setting? And what …

Read More
Page 5 of 6« First...«23456»