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Novel Update: #25: Hanging on

Still at it. Editing away into Revision Draft 6, post-chapter-by-chapter overhaul. It’s better this time around. I’m actually excited tackling the story with a newfound inspiration and focus. (Must be the sunshine.) Still…… Continue reading

Novel Update: The Epilogue

Well, it’s done. Again. Last Chapter and Epilogue have been turned over to my editor. The Novel, Fallout (working title), is written. It’s a very emotional moment, writing “End” and pressing SEND. It’s… Continue reading

Novel Update#24: In the Conversation

Last weekend I attended an annual local authors’ festival that I hadn’t been to in years. Wow, how times have changed. When I used to show up to these events, I barely knew the… Continue reading

Novel Update #23: Grieving

Well its been a while since my last Novel Update (June to be exact). Probably the biggest change since then is the fact that I am now tackling Part Two or Book Two… Continue reading

Novel Update #22: A Writer’s journey

So Sam is about to be admitted to hospital (Novel update #6). It’s going to be a very scary time for Mary, his wife as she comes to deal with the nightmare that… Continue reading

Novel Update #21: A Sampling

Hello there: As I continue to slug away at editing the manuscript for my novel Fallout with my editor, I thought I’d offer up another tiny sample. Here’s a small taste. Enjoy! Lise was embarrassed now.… Continue reading

Novel Update #20: It clicks

For all you writers out there, you will understand when I say how difficult it is to reach that point in your work when things just come together and CLICK. Most times it’s… Continue reading

Novel Update #19

    Every single thing counts. Everything! That has been the toughest lesson I have had to learn in writing my novel. Every scene, every conversation, every item held, looked at, tripped over,… Continue reading

Novel Update #18

Revising Memories: I apologize for so few posts this month. I am currently in the midst of the next overhaul of my manuscript. I believe it is Draft #3 but have seriously lost… Continue reading

Novel Update #17

Well the annual Writers Festival is nearly upon me and with it, a new perspective. A year ago, I met my Editor, a published writer herself, at the festival. I remember the nerves,… Continue reading