Tips for Rewriting Your Manuscript, Part 2

Last week Part 1 of Tips for Rewriting provided three tips:(1) There is no perfect first draft;(2) Never look back; and(3) Write, wait, edit.Today I have other tips I hope you will find as helpful as I did as I came across them in reading on the topic of rewriting.Tips in these two posts may … Continue reading Tips for Rewriting Your Manuscript, Part 2

Tips for Rewriting Your Manuscript, Part 1

I often have friends and family asking me a burning question:Is your book finished yet?I smile and say, "No, not yet. There's a lot of work that goes into writing a book, you know."In a recent post, I talked about rewriting the first draft of my memoir. I never imagined this rewrite could bring enjoyment … Continue reading Tips for Rewriting Your Manuscript, Part 1

Dear Friends | A Letter to My Followers

I hope when you landed here the updated theme didn't startle you or cause you to double-check that you were in the right place, or the wrong place.With my new-found pathway to rewriting my memoir project, I felt that my earlier theme was a bit too dark, mostly black in the header, rather dreary for … Continue reading Dear Friends | A Letter to My Followers