But this post is about writing our novel, right? As an avid reader of Writer's Digest, I thought I'd do my take on a recent article I read in the January 2012 issue.
I'll just bring up one of the 7 tips WD offered:
DON'T TAKE SHORTCUTS
- Let it hurt for half and hour then get back to the keyboard.
- Learn from the critique if there is one. The publishing industry actually wants new authors.
Here's a couple of quotes -
"Writing is an exploration. You start from nothing and learn as you go."
"If it sounds like writing, I rewrite it."