Editing Process · Uncategorized

Tips to Tighten Prose (And Reduce Word Count)

Whether you want to focus your writing or you have a target word count to get down to, tightening your prose can strengthen your writing. For me, I have a 115K YA fantasy draft (Masked) that I am trying to get down to the 90K-110K range. Rather than cutting out whole scenes, I have been exploring… Continue reading Tips to Tighten Prose (And Reduce Word Count)

Book Reading · Uncategorized

WWW Wednesday February 17, 2016

Back with more from Brigid Kemmerer’s Elemental Series! Here’s the reading meme, hosted by samanneelizabeth. Three W’s: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? What I’m Reading:   Secret by Brigid Kemmerer I started on Secret immediately after finishing Spirit. I just cannot get enough of Brigid… Continue reading WWW Wednesday February 17, 2016