The 90-Day Rewrite–My Takeaways

My takeaways from The 90-Day Rewrite by Alan Watt, also author of The 90-Day Novel The instructional heart of the book consists of his 90 ‘letters’ to the reader/rewriter. This approach evoked a more conversational tone to each ‘day’. Watt gives ‘rewriters’ a short ruminating or writing assignment that reinforces Read more…

Whoa, was I off base…

So, cut to: Guide to Literary Agents blog. I’m entering the 30th Free “Dear Lucky Agent” Contest [URL is also below]. Requirements: A first page of an unpublished middle grade fiction manuscript. I pulled up a favorite piece and fully expected the first 300 words to need a mere light Read more…