Branch by branch

My book started out with some 220,000+ words. As my first try at writing anything, it was large and fluffy and full of great things. When I got the first review from my Style Editor, the news was great with a few caveats. I needed to snuff out my longwinded-ness. My first thought was….what? This is my baby! How can I chop off an arm or a leg? The idea seemed impossible! Given a few days of pondering I started to see my book not as a baby but as a young sapling being trained toward the light. In order for it to become the might oak I know it can be, there has to be some pruning. The great thing is, I’m holding the shears I and I know just where to cut and what has to be left alone. The last few weeks have been just that, pruning a branch here, a twig...

Everything She Writes….

Welcome to my blog. This is a place where you will hear the musings of a writer in action. I’ll be posting about my upcoming release date (so excited!!), chatting up the revision process and all the details of becoming a self published author. Want to know the deets? Stick around.

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