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  • I just finished line edits, so I am in editing mode.  I spruced it up a bit (I think).  But, since you know the whole story, you will know if a word is not quite right....  Anyway, hope it h...
  • "A Royal Affair" centers on a delicate balancing act involving the young mad King Christian VII (an astonishing Følsgaard), the royal physician Struensee (Mikkelsen) a...
  • I'd say it depends on the kind of story you're trying to create. If it's one that's designed to surprise the reader with a lot of twists, reversals, and revelations, I...
  • So you actually started your story (the WIP) from the beginning? Or from the point you had gotten to? I'm still confused...sorry, lack of sleep, constant potty trainin...
  • Okay...not sure what happened to my first post. Either cyberspace ate it, or you guys are going to get my synopses twice! LOL I also don't know what happened to my tex...
  • Astonishing sensual sorrowful struggling inspiring woman
  • ... also, NaNo is only one month. Usually, stopping in the middle of a WIP and then tackling something else, especially a novel, means you are months or years (if you...
  • Katherine - I'm just finishing up a rather long (170K) novel that I extensively outlined. In "final" form, the outline was around 120 pages long and took me three year...
  • I'm reading three books as I concentrate on finishing up the editing on my own. First, Season of the Body, by Brenda Miller is a collection of personal essays. I've re...