Monthly Archives: January 2013

So How Bad Was The First Draft?

This week, after taking a few days off as I had promised myself, I read through my first draft. People talk about the “bones of the story” and I’m pleased to say it has bones. There is, in fact, a … Continue reading

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First Draft Milestone

I am happy to report that today I completed the first draft of my novel. 105,813 words. Hurray! My plan was to finish by Christmas, but the novel turned out to be a little longer than I’d expected so the … Continue reading

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