7 Tips and Tricks for Getting Through Your Second Draft

A Writer's Path

You’d think the hard work of writing would be the first round, where you’re getting the words onto the page.  Nope!  Apparently, that’s the easy part.  Writing is a little like American Ninja Warrior – every subsequent level ups the difficulty.

If writing a book is a sprint (it’s not) editing, by comparison, is a laborious battle for inches. Entire days on a single paragraph. Grinding through chapters, struggling to find the perfect word or sentence.

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