A Complete Rewrite (Or: How a Pantser became an Outliner) (via The Parking Lot Confessional)

This week’s guest blogger, Sarah Over, comes with a true writing horror story.

A Complete Rewrite (Or: How a Pantser became an Outliner) By Sarah Billington Over the years, I have heard what I consider to be horror stories about some people's experiences revising manuscripts. Whispers in the wind of a friend of a friend who completely rewrote her novel, when revising it. All sixty, eighty, all one hundred thousand words of the original draft were completely scrapped and they started again. Just thinking about all that work sliding through the paper shredder makes me wince. This co … Read More

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