Browsing Archive: December, 2013

Writing 103: 2-A How To Make Use Of That Type-A Asshole In Your Life

Posted by Nora Quick on Wednesday, December 18, 2013, In : Writing 103 
You have written your first draft, edited it, let your ego be destroyed while your work improved thanks to critique partners. Now it's time to polish that manuscript with a fine tooth comb and destroy whatever is left of your ego. It's time to hunt and peck for the thousands of errors you missed.

This is you, copy editing alone

It's time to get an outside editor. Mainly a copy editor at this point, particularly if you are going to publish traditionally with a publisher. But if you're going to s...

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A Preview of Part 14 of A Dangerous Legacy

Posted by Nora Quick on Friday, December 13, 2013, In : Story Previews 
Hello all my little ones.

Good news, the unpacking is complete. I have located the Writing 101-105 Lesson plan so new postings will resume. And for now, I have a preview of part 14, aka Chapter 16 So without further ado, here we go:


Three hours later I was in my guest room, a suite in the east wing of the hotel we’d apparently commandeered, and I knew the matching suite in the west wing probably held Malachai. My pack was littered about the room but I had denied entrance to Val or any of the ...

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