Reread, Revise, Rewrite

As an editor, I've seen manuscripts in varying states, from almost perfect first drafts (L. M. Bryski's Book of Birds) that only needed light revisions and proofreading, to garbage fires of already-published works that should be completely rewritten (after a great deal of soul-searching and sensitivity training). When I wrote my first novel in 2006, … Continue reading Reread, Revise, Rewrite