Archive for May, 2012

Gender Swapping

May 26th, 2012 1 comment

I have made a few changes to my work in progress recently. Mostly, I’ve been working through some background (hence the recent flurry of posts about backstory). But I’ve also reinvented one of my characters. Read on to discover why I changed their gender. Read more…

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Reworking Old Stories – Is It Worth It?

May 19th, 2012 2 comments

So myself and Craig were discussing an old piece of his (the one he referred to in his post on feedback last week), and an interesting question came up. Is rewriting old work always worth it? Read more…

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May 12th, 2012 1 comment

A few months back, I was lucky enough to be graced with a draft of Matt’s most recent Work In Progress, which I read, thought about, then mercilessly ripped apart.

Ok, so that last part might not be entirely accurate. It does however provide me with the topic of this weeks post:  Feedback. Read more…

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Reworking my WIP

May 5th, 2012 1 comment

After weeks of ignoring it, some more weeks of thinking about it, and finally some weeks re-planning it and filling out some details, I have returned with gusto to my work in progress. It feels good. Read more…

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Isn’t It Great? It’s My Birthday Gift To Me!

May 2nd, 2012 1 comment

I’ve just celebrated a birthday! Congratulations to me for living another year, I guess. But it kinda got me thinking about where I was last year and where I am now. Read more…

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