Tag: editing never ends

Breaking the Tumblr Habit

Breaking the Tumblr Habit

It’s soooo haaaaard… Okay, I’m managing. It’s only when I want to avoid thinking (which, you know–is so rare! Really!) that I want to go to Tumblr. I don’t even contribute content to Tumblr. I just scroll, and reblog what

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Editing Amid Issues

Editing Amid Issues

I’m still editing Hiro II. I shouldn’t say it like that, really, because a lot of the time that I’ve been trying to edit, I really haven’t been editing. So I am still intending to edit, but doing it a

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Not-Lazy Sunday in Bed

Not-Lazy Sunday in Bed

I’m running out of time on Hiro II. I’m actually overdue–the manuscript should have been sent to fellow TDPer, the awesome and patient Erin Zarro, on Friday. But we’ve talked and I’m still working and that is a thing I

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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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