Content Tagged ‘Chapter After Chapter’

Revise, then polish

October 25, 2009 | 2 Comments

Discovery and structure

July 24, 2009 | 3 Comments

Whether they’re brooders or plungers, all writers suffer the same problem, how to discover and recognize their good stuff or even to find their true subjects. Writers lament how much material they must produce and then cut. Writing can seem so wasteful, and that’s painful: the useless work! Art seems to rely on having lots to select from, but getting bogged down in the swamp in the middle of the pathless forest can dishearten: Where is this thing going? For …

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