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How to Love Second Drafts

Revision is when the fun begins. Really.

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Writing the first draft of a novel is a practice in following directions. At least, it is for me. That means the first draft of a novel is never really any fun. The first draft is the structure and bare bones of what you’re trying to say. Most of the work is preplotting. I use two different plotting devices to help me plan out my novel. These devices…

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Chelsea Catherine

Chelsea Catherine

Chelsea Catherine is a nonbinary lesbian residing in St. Petersburg. They have two fun gay books available here: chelseacatherinewriter.com.