The “Now What?” Months are here! In 2014, we’ll be bringing you advice from authors who published their NaNo-novels, editors, agents, and more to help you polish November’s first draft until it gleams. Author Wendy Massguides you through big-picture revision… complete with handy questionnaires:
Ah, revision. My favorite part of the writing process. It’s my favorite because if I’m at this stage, that means I’ve typed “The end.” Even though it’s only the first of many times I’ll write those same words at the end of the same manuscript, it’s still a huge milestone.
You’ve already done the hard part. You put your butt in the chair and wrote a novel! Here’s what comes next:
Made myself a wallpaper for NaNo. That way every time I get onto my laptop (where I do all my writing) I can have Ten and Rose stare me down until I start writing.
Feel free to use!
Snowy Fox by Rob Lee