Stagnant Villians

I've been reading David Farland's, Million Dollar Outlines and I must tell you that so far it's a close second to Orson Scott Card's Characters and Viewpoint in terms of usefulness. One of the big...

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Monthly Archives: September 2010

NYC Pitch and Shop 2010 Recap

I wanted to put up a little recap of the events over the weekend. I found the pitch and shop months ago and was a bit skeptical. With the encouragement of my wife, we spent the money and I went. …

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NYC Pitch and Shop 2010 Day 4

Sunday. A whirlwind of adventure. I pitched the last editor today. Had a great back and forth discussion with her and learned that we had many of the same interests. This led to an epiphany as to how to progress …

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NYC Pitch and Shop 2010 Day 3

Saturday. One step forward, two steps back. I revised a bit and ran it by Michael. It hadn’t changed much, but enough to regret it later. The first editor seemed to go really well. I held on until we were …

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NYC Pitch and Shop 2010 Day 2

I woke up at 4:30 AM this morning with an epiphany. Funny story: At about 4:30 I had a dream. I needed to get up to write it down. It was a story idea and it was good. My mind …

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NYC Pitch and Shop 2010 Day 1

I am writing this after my return, however, I am going to attempt to capture my feelings that I had at the time of my attendance. This post represents my feelings that I had on Thursday night when I arrived …

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Workshopping Kara Chapter 1

I had the pleasure of having the first revision of the beginning of my novel work shopped last evening. This was at the Boston Writers Meetup which I had posted about previously. The workshop was extremely helpful in pointing out …

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The Pitch for Kara

As I have previously blogged, I am going to the NYC pitch and shop next week. I am really looking forward to it as my novel is about 1-2 months from my final editing and hopefully then a professional editor …

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