A Newbie Mistake

It happens to every writer.

You pour your soul onto a page, polish the prose, and submit it to your critique partner(s).

Only to discover you’ve done the data dump. Too much backstory had slowed the pacing to a crawl.

Oy! Facepalm

I think it is funny/sad that after not really writing for a year, I am back to square one.

The irony is, I had just skimmed ahead in a book because that writer had committed the same cardinal sin, and I was bored senseless.

The good news is that I actually like editing so it is an easy fix to the story and bits of it may be woven in later.

So, here’s to writing and rewriting, and rewriting again.

Until next time.

About Linda Andrews

Linda Andrews lives with her husband and three children in Phoenix, Arizona. When she announced to her family that her paranormal romance was to be published, her sister pronounce: "What else would she write? She’s never been normal." All kidding aside, writing has become a surprising passion. So just how did a scientist start to write paranormal romances? What other option is there when you’re married to romantic man and live in a haunted house? If you’ve enjoyed her stories or want to share your own paranormal experience feel free to email the author at www.lindaandrews.net She’d love to hear from you.
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