Monthly Archives: June 2013

How a Novel is like Flooring

Under construction signI’m blogging over at Indies Unlimited today on how writing a novel is like laying a floor. Come on by and leave a comment on what your process is like…

http://www.indiesunlimited.com/2013/06/19/how-a-novel-is-like-flooring/


Traits of the Successful Author—Discernment

Kristen Lamb's Blog

Many of you who follow this blog have a dream to be a successful author. This requires writing, social media, blogging, revisions, and on and on and on. It’s a lot of work and life, family, kids, day jobs, and housework all provide tempting distractions. The past two days here in Texas have had gorgeous weather and I just wanted to go do something outside and enjoy the balmy temperatures before being thrust into three months of triple-digit hell.

But I needed to finish my revisions. Sigh.

Tuesday, I spent all day with a paper copy of my new book doing line-edits for the umpteenth time. I was finding stuff three other outside editors missed. I worked until my vision was so blurry I couldn’t keep going. Wednesday? Instead of going outside? I finished entering the revisions.

Ah, Life

I was going to indulge in sleeping in today and maybe…

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