Day: March 5, 2016

irumeur…

Changing my writing style…? Is this a question, or the answer -I am a little bewildered? Somehow, I’ve changed my writing style.  In the past, I sat down and just wrote the book.  I did very little editing until the novel was completed. Now, surprisingly -I am editing a great deal as I go along.  Why?  What brought about this change? Scribophile.com Yes, this simple little writer’s site has completely transformed the way I prepare my novels. Why? This site allows you to share your work with other writers.  The best thing is they critique you, chapter by chapter. You do have to return the favor -but what a wonderful way to meet other prospective authors.  I am learning a great deal about the kind of author I am -and my writing voice.  For instance, I’ve learned that I write in limited omniscient point of view (POV). The negative side -this is a difficult way to write.  I didn’t know that -of course, cause I am an idiot.  However, this is the way I write -so …