Posts Categorized: Editing

Receiving Editor’s Notes: Stage P

I have not quite emerged from the haze of editing, but I’m very close. It’s been a very busy, very focused month. On the day that I received the editor’s notes for my dear Stone Curse, I experienced a wash of emotions… and at the time I began to jot a few of them down, as… Read more »

Coming Up for Air

Yeah, I’m stealing Dorian’s title. It’s just that I honestly cannot think of a better one. Nothing else really describes this feeling. The picture says it all: I turned in Stone Curse last night!!!!!! And it feels like I’ve been living underwater, holding my breath for a really long time, and I just came up. And,… Read more »

More Editing Music

Speaking of editing… I’m still in the midst of Stone Curse. I finished the first go-through last week, which made me happy, because that was my goal. Now I am neck deep in the polishing – and working on getting the ending just right. Today’s post is just a short one to share a song… Read more »

Beauty and the Beast Playlist

I don’t always write to music. In fact, I almost never write my rough drafts while listening to music. When I’m drafting, I tend to stop and start so often, get up, act out the scene, try to get into the heads of my characters… wearing headphones would get annoying. I’d be hitting “pause” more… Read more »