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Revisiting the Doomy Summer of Editing DOOM

Revisiting the Doomy Summer of Editing DOOM

I’m working on editing Hiro, and I’m falling in. Not only do I need to edit this manuscript, but I need to fill in the holes in my worldbuilding and make sure what I come up with won’t trip me up in

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I Had to Cut Bits

I Had to Cut Bits

I hated to do it, but Taro and Rafe were just having too much fun. So have a bit. ≈≈:=> § <=:≈≈ “Chen,” I said, “remind me to introduce you to my sister.” “That,” Rafe said, “is your cue to

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Cut the Icky!

On my twitter stream this morning, someone compared writing a novel to giving birth, painful but exhilarating. Editing, according to this tweet, is the clean up after giving birth. Not fun, but necessary. Cue my completely inappropriate brain, envisioning a

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Doomy Summer of Editing DOOM, Volume ?

Doomy Summer of Editing DOOM, Volume ?

So today is the first REAL day of my vacation, somehow in my head. Though I’ve been officially off work since Tuesday, there were appointments and I had to go back in to work (unofficially) both Wednesday and Friday, and

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Escapist Literature for the Win

Escapist Literature for the Win

So I posted my angry rant about #YesAllWomen. That has consumed me for a few days–I think it’s important and I don’t want it to just taper off into silence. I’ve been discussing, and angrily reading tweets, and I’ve got

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That Sound You Hear…

…is me, banging my head on my desk. Don’t worry. It’s a tough desk. And if it does succumb, there’s always the wall.

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The Race is On!

The Race is On!

So. Another weekend, which means time to do things I want/need to do that are not “work for other people.” From my 750 words this morning: I have many, many things I should do today. I wonder if I’ll get

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