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So in the summer of 2014 I had an 88,000-word first draft. And I was pretty pleased with it! But nobody in the history of everything has subbed an untouched first draft, right? So here’s what I did next, to … Continue reading

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Since my deals for GILDED CAGE and the Dark Gifts sequence were announced, I’ve had lots of people asking how it all happened. Now, every journey to publication is different. But there are two things every writer needs to hear: … Continue reading

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So, yesterday I finished Book 2 in the DARK GIFTS trilogy. Well, not ‘finished’, exactly. More like ‘completed the start’ of Book 2. Because from here,  a whole process begins: developmental edits, line edits and copy edits. At the end … Continue reading

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