My manuscript “Return to the Monolith” is now in line editing. Hoorah! Eek. This means I’m done.
Disclaimer – I am “finished” for now. I don’t have an agent or publisher and I’d be naive to think there’ll be no more changes until the book appears in print.
Being “finished” is a peculiar feeling. I sat for ten minutes with my finger hovering over the send button, debating with myself. Am I really done? Is this it? Strange.
Anyway, it’s time to look back on two years of work and think about what I’ve learned.
This is the first in a series outlining what helped me to “finish”. I’ve come up with eight little helpers.
Over the next eight days, I’ll share eight tips.
There’ll be a lot of you Nanowrimo-ans out there, with a big lump of words, wondering how to take your draft to the next stage. I hope this might help.
Tomorrow – Tip#1 : Discipline is not a dirty word..