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by Plebeian
April 7th, 2012, 12:19 pm
Forum: Queries
Topic: Query: Commercial Novel
Replies: 6
Views: 3541

Re: Query: Commercial Novel

Thanks for the kind words, Falls Apart. * By twinning engineering, I meant an engineering program where one studies for two years at a particular place (in this case Manipal, India), and then transfers to a different university (here, UIUC, USA). I can't explain this in a query, it would be wordy an...
by Plebeian
April 3rd, 2012, 9:18 pm
Forum: Queries
Topic: Query: Commercial Novel
Replies: 6
Views: 3541

Query: Commercial Novel

Aayush has not turned eighteen and is considered a major failure. For not cracking the IIT-JEE, for his abominable scores in class 12th, for not living upto his family legacy. He joins a twinning engineering course in Manipal, to transfer to a university in United States after two years. To oblitera...
by Plebeian
October 31st, 2011, 12:49 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: The gap between the first draft and the second draft?
Replies: 9
Views: 1905

The gap between the first draft and the second draft?

Is 15 days enough to browse it with "fresh eyes" again? Because, if it is not, I swear i am going to get batshit insane! Today is my fifth day, and I have no idea how to play this waiting game. I have been advised on forums to start with a new project, so that it would keep me busy. And I have one i...
by Plebeian
October 25th, 2011, 3:23 pm
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: The Introduction Thread
Replies: 624
Views: 230915

Plebeian says hello!

So, I have been a lurker at Bransford forum for quite a long while. Ok, I will quantify quite a long while -- 54 days. Five days after I started writing my novel. The genre is "Campus novel" (You can also call it adult/mainstream, although, and pardon my audacity, but I do think it is literary at pl...