The Pit and the Passion

She held her gaze steady, mainly so she could delve deep, deep into those chocolate eyes. Together with his sharp, angular nose and intense, almost predatory, expression, he reminded her of a peregrine falcon on the hunt.

The Pit & the Passion

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Slash & Burn at Savvy Authors Today


What do you do when your editor says, “We loved all the words in your manuscript, but could you maybe put them in a completely different order?” Slash and burn, thin the forest, cultivate the plants and not the weeds, cut to the kernel of the story.  Those are a few thoughts I have on editing your manuscript in my blog May 1 at Savvy Writers entitled: EDITING: OR, HOW TO RIP YOUR MANUSCRIPT TO SHREDS AND LEARN TO LOVE THE PAIN.



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