Monthly Archives: May 2019

Kill Your Darlings: The Art of Revision — 1. Structure

First element in this series: Kill Your Darlings: The Art of Revision (Please read the Introduction, if you haven’t already.) STRUCTURE How is your story organized, or not? Restructuring for clarity of story arcs and character arcs. By structure I … Continue reading

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Kill Your Darlings: The Art of Revision

INTRODUCTION This multi-part blog series grew out of my presentation to the San Diego Writers & Editors Guild on May 20, 2019. Drawing on my years of experience as an editor, I discuss structure, plot, content, narrative voice, characters, point … Continue reading

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Presentation: Kill Your Darlings: The Art of Revision

Larry Edwards will present “Kill Your Darlings: The Art of Revision” at the May 20, 2019, meeting of the San Diego Writers & Editors Guild. This presentation on self-editing is not just for new writers; it’s also designed as a … Continue reading

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