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by HeatherLane
December 21st, 2009, 1:21 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Editing - Hardcopy or computer?
Replies: 23
Views: 4076

Re: Editing - Hardcopy or computer?

I would love to do all my edits on hard copy, but that would waste a lot of paper and ink. I have recently started reading my ms in the reading layout on word--it looks like a book, and for some reason gives me a different perspective. It's surprisingly helpful.
by HeatherLane
December 8th, 2009, 7:48 pm
Forum: Procrastination
Topic: Facebook vs. Twitter
Replies: 23
Views: 3962

Re: Facebook vs. Twitter

Neither.

Blogs. Blogs and the Blueboards.
by HeatherLane
December 7th, 2009, 3:11 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: Writer Support Groups?
Replies: 21
Views: 5387

Re: Writer Support Groups?

What type of book are you writing? If it is YA or MG, then Verla's blueboards is a wonderful resource. If you are worried about critical people (I'm referring to the comment about nasty critters found on Absolute Write) --then I would find someone who posts nice things, and then ask if they want to ...
by HeatherLane
December 7th, 2009, 12:45 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: How many projects do you work on at once?
Replies: 38
Views: 8483

Re: How many projects do you work on at once?

In the past, I've stuck to one at a time, but when Nano came around, I started a draft while revising a ms. I like that rhythm. Drafting uses a completely different set of imanginative tools than revision. And it makes me feel like I'm getting somewhere. So, two. Two at a time.