Monthly Archives: October 2009

A Whole New Draft – Draft 5

Things are going slower than I thought. I made quite a few markups to the printed version, but it still seems slow. Sometimes it takes me an hour or two to make changes to just one page. On the bright side though, the GIANT is a much better story for the effort. The first section [...]

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Hand Edit Complete

My latest hand edit is complete. My strategy of moving quickly through the work and making outline notes instead of long blocks of text paid off. For the first time I came away with a good overall sense of what pieces fall into place where. No more wondering if a character had revealed some important [...]

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