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But a Pretty Bauble Edit Is DONE!

Today signals the end of the first edit pass on But a Pretty Bauble.  All told, it was pretty easy, though I do have doubts about the overall, and about the ending in specific. Am I ready to release it … Continue reading

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Writing Patterns

(Yes, you know who you are who prompted this ;). A lot of people complain about writing books that specify THE way to do things as though all other techniques are garbage, a complaint I agree with. It’s easier not to … Continue reading

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But a Pretty Bauble Edit Update

As a writer, I find myself gaining comfort in the oddest things. Today, I made myself cry. Not outright balling, but a tightened chest and watery eyes as the words on the page twisted my heart.   Now this is a novel … Continue reading

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But a Pretty Bauble Edit Update

Umm, did I say less complicated? My goodness I believe in layers. I am now about a third of the way into But a Pretty Bauble. I am finding nothing major (probably a sign I can’t see them without help) and enjoying the … Continue reading

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But a Pretty Bauble returns!

It’s been a while since anyone has seen this title cross my posts, but I thought a short, fun fantasy might be just the ticket before I tackle another big one. I went back to reread my early posts about … Continue reading

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