DAY #29: 90 DAY BOOK JOURNEY

I hired a developmental editor today. She starts editing the rough draft September 9th. Developmental editors (DEs) are concerned with the structure and con­tent of your book. If your manuscript lacks focus, a DE will help you find the right direction. I feel like I have the right direction now, but a good DE will […]

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DAY #27: 90 DAY BOOK JOURNEY

DAY #26 I was off the grid. I was feeling frustrated. I have lots of great content, but the pieces weren’t fitting together. I was concerned, really, really concerned. I was thinking it might be up to my developmental editor to do some magic. Coach me through it. But then today – DAY #27 – […]

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DAY #24: 90 DAY BOOK JOURNEY

These are some of my inspirations. These are folks who inspire me not only to draw outside the lines, but spray paint the whole wall too! At the top is Jesus. He’s the greatest disrupter the world has ever seen. The Roman Empire was no match against this mighty thought leader & Messiah. These leaders, […]

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DAY #23: 90 DAY BOOK JOURNEY

Going through the rough draft over-and-over-again. It’s speaking to me. It’s getting tighter and tighter, but I still feel there’s so much to do. I’m looking forward to getting what I have into the hands of a developmental editor. Developmental editors (DEs) are concerned with the structure and con­tent of your book. If your manuscript […]

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DAY #21: 90 DAY BOOK JOURNEY

Slowly, but surely. I have these large landmasses of story that are converging together. It’s like Pangea in reverse. Everyday I’m inching closer to finding the right words to express incredibly important things. There’s only 9 days until my rough draft deadline. The pressure is real. God is with me and his grace is sufficient. […]

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