"I'm working on my book description now and ready to use Howard's suggestions on how to use HTML to fake official looking sections. Unfortunately I can't find my notes and hoped somebody remembers which video to look in ... :-( …"
"I use an approach nobody has mentioned yet. I write and edit early drafts on my computer -- taking occasional breaks to scribble or outline by hand on paper when I feel stuck. Fairly early in the process I print pdf versions and use my iPad. The…"
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Novelists - published or not - chatting about beginnings, muddy middles, dang endings, what to do with it all. Please don't shout (all caps, big images) or post links on the main wall except as part of the conversation. Please do include modestly…See More