Category Archives: Editing

New Manuscript, October Plans… & Coffee!

Annicka/ October 5, 2017/ Blog, Editing, Writing/ 0 comments

We did it!! We finished a second manuscript!! The Unbeaten has been finished!! BREAK OUT THAT CHAMPAGNE!! Well, the first draft is finished. We’ve been working on this for quite a while now, much longer than the first. It’s been feathered with shitty things happening, too. We wrote out The Unbroken pretty quickly, then immediately went on to The Unbeaten.

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The Importance of Self-Care

Annicka/ September 30, 2017/ Blog, Critique, Editing, Query, Revision, Writing/ 0 comments

I’m a wreck today, guys ‘n gals. I’ve spent the past week living and breathing this manuscript, the plot summary, and Twitter pitches. Hell, I was less insane during Son of a Pitch and even then I was constantly pouring over these things. But this week has been the best/worst. Yes. The best/worst. I’ve combed through my manuscript, tightening lines,

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Son of a Pitch! The Last One

Annicka/ September 25, 2017/ Blog, Editing, Writing/ 0 comments

Okay, okay. I know, I’ve been all over this event like bees to literally anything that’s covered in bees.   I really just wanted to use that gif. Anyway. I did the whole plot summary for you guys, now I thought I’d share the first 250 words of my novel. This has already been edited and I think it’s actually

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Son of a Pitch! The Revision Partie Deux

Annicka/ September 24, 2017/ Blog, Editing, Query, Revision, Writing/ 0 comments

Hi there! Time for that second post for revisions. I’m still seriously surprised it’s turned into three posts. At the same time, I’m kind of convinced this was the best idea I’ve had for revising anything. It’s coming along a lot better than usual and I don’t have the same urge to break things. 😀 Alright, so let’s look at

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