How I Do It (My Brief Foray Into Outlining)

by Mary Sutton / @mary_sutton73

5206587246_2a1032f253There seems to be a trend of posts on various blogs this summer. Namely, “how do you write?” posts. Do you outline? Are you a pantser (just write the story)? Somewhere in between?

I’ve come to the conclusion that there isn’t really a word for how I write. Continue reading “How I Do It (My Brief Foray Into Outlining)”

Playing the Revision Game

by Mary Sutton / @mary_sutton73

At one point this morning, I had three Chapter 21s. No, I am not joking.

I was frustrated. I kept trying to make new things happen, and the story traveled down the same well-worn path. The wrong path. I wanted to drag the entire manuscript to the trash. Continue reading “Playing the Revision Game”