Remember it’s the first draft.

This should be my mantra, currently, as my WIP is over 58,000 words and I'm suffering with fluctuating emotions.I read a wonderful quote on Twitter - I forget from who, but if it's you, please let me know - that reads, "a novel is not written, but rewritten"- repeat after me....It is so easy to … Continue reading Remember it’s the first draft.

The rush to find an agent.

Hindsight is a marvellous phenomenon which we are all blessed with when it's too late.Last year, I sent Attic of the Mind  out to a few agents, but without success except for one partial request.Six months later, I re-read the ms and discovered that it still wasn't polished to my liking. I had to remove … Continue reading The rush to find an agent.