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by DelicatePrincess
July 31st, 2011, 8:50 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Yes! We will publish your novel… If…
Replies: 13
Views: 2094

Re: Yes! We will publish your novel… If…

From what I understand this right here is the very reason it is highly suggested on many agent blogs that you only write the first book of a series and worry about the other two once you get the first published. I think your friend is learning this the hard way and I wish her luck in this difficult ...
by DelicatePrincess
July 21st, 2011, 3:10 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: Writing rituals
Replies: 16
Views: 2843

Re: Writing rituals

Fanfiction is my greatest (and most embarrassing) weakness. First I'm just going to check for updates to my favorite stories before I settle into writing for the night. Then I start looking at other pieces my favorite authors have written. Then I start looking at stories they have recommended. I onc...
by DelicatePrincess
July 3rd, 2011, 6:41 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Slipping into your story during revisions
Replies: 24
Views: 6241

Re: Slipping into your story during revisions

I do this myself, and while I'm sure both of us are brilliant writers, I read somewhere that it has more to do with being so used to seeing your own writing that your eyes and mind run through it without really "seeing" anything - almost like its kind of memorized. I change the font size and color a...
by DelicatePrincess
January 21st, 2011, 4:19 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Content appropriateness in YA books?
Replies: 12
Views: 1629

Re: Content appropriateness in YA books?

This is my first post, and I'm kind of a newbie, but I do read alot of YA books. What I see is a story about 5 teens learning to survive in a world gone to hell, narrowly escaping exploitation and having to make some tough decisions. I think it would appeal to older teens and I do see it as a YA boo...