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Rolling. Speed. Action. Cut! … Darn, Take Two! Rewriting and the Zen of Film / Author Daco Auffenorde

If the thing to remember when purchasing property is location, location, location, then the thing to remember when writing is…well…not writing at all.  It’s rewriting. Citing examples from Stephen King, Ernest Hemingway, Lisa Scottoline, Charlie Chaplin and others, author Daco … Continue reading

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Agents Talk About What They Like And What They Don’t

Should I send cookies with my manuscript?  Should I write my query on glittery paper in beautiful purple ink?  When you say my manuscript doesn’t meet your needs, is that a secret code for “this book reeks”?  What are agents … Continue reading

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