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Creative Lift 035-Thoughts on Revising a Novel

Creative Lift 035-Thoughts on Revising a Novel

Where do you start with a full novel revision?We’re finishing up season four of the podcast, Behind the Scenes of a Full-NovelRevision, in which Alex Doherty, a fellow writer, and I have been discussing his full-novelrevision. Our conversation has been guided by his...

Creative Lift 034- Playing with Pace

Creative Lift 034- Playing with Pace

How do you speed up and slow down the pace in your stories? And when do youchoose to speed up or slow down? What purpose does pacing serve in our storytelling? We’re in season four of the podcast, Behind the Scenes of a Full-Novel Revision, inwhich I’m discussing a...

Creative Lift 033- How to Amplify a Character Arc

Creative Lift 033- How to Amplify a Character Arc

Whether you’re a plotter or a pantser, for every writer there’s generally room to amplify acharacter arc in your novel once you’ve completed a full draft. But what does thatprocess look like, beyond firming up the first scene, the climax, and the final scenes? We’re...

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