Ten rules for writing fiction 1

I’ve read this before but only now does it make sense. Apparently the first 12 years are the worse. Discipline trumps inspiration and interesting verbs are seldom very¬†interesting.

As for editing: Cut until you can cut no more. What is left often springs into life.

Source: Ten rules for writing fiction | Books | The Guardian

About Hannah

Newbie novelist, sometime midwife, lazy mountaineer, creative gardener. Writing first novel: a Great War romantic thriller of suffragettes and soldiers; duty, courage, and the pain of love.
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