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Writing and Re-Writing (On The Editing Process and NaNoWriMo) [Sponsored]

Jose Vilson Jose 1 Comment

As most of you know, I’m currently in the editing phase of writing my book. I’ve sent it to a plethora of friends and family for solid readings, and that nudged my writing upwards. Now I have one person fully dedicated to looking at every word, sentence, paragraph, and chapter, pondering on how I take my manuscript from “good enough to get me published” to “if you miss reading this, …

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A Letter To A Writer Who Doesn’t Want To Hear It

Jose Vilson Jose 5 Comments

Dear burgeoning writer, Please don’t take this the wrong way, but we need to talk. It’s the same talk my editors had to have with me after my first few submissions, and one that I never had to have again afterwards. You see, for writers that care, the act of writing is a personal craft, and I can’t deny how hard it is to get your writing critiqued because it …