On this topic I have but two things to say: 1) Track changes in MS Word is the greatest invention. Ever. 2) If you take your frustration out on annotations, you will not be able to read them later. That is all.Read more "M is for: Markup"
I am seeking the nuclear option of manuscript trimming. I need to seek out ant destroy about one hundred pages worth of material before I’ll be happy sending Acceleration anywhere. The hard, cold, reality of rock and hard place that I find myself sandwiched between is that I have yet to find a truly extraneous, totally filler […]Read more "Nuclear or Nothing: Trimming an Oversized Manuscipt"
The weekend of the 28th, I’ll be attending the Northern Colorado Writer’s Conference. This will be my first conference, and my first opportunity to pitch Acceleration to industry professionals. In honor of this momentous event, I thought I would include a few of my favorite references for querying and revising so far: Editing recipe: http://www.junkfoodmonkey.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/Fics/Articles/EditingRecipe.html Queries step by […]Read more "Firsts for Everything"