I Want to Rewrite My Novel

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    The Writing of Lucifer

    Around 1989-90, not long after I started seriously getting into writing (around age eleven), I read an article in a tabloid newspaper about a woman whose baby was being threatened by a cult of devil worshippers who called themselves "Scorpio." The story intrigued...
    tehuti88 tehuti88
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jul 18, 2007

    The Rewriting of Lucifer 1

    I am currently working on the rewrite of Chapter 9 of my novel Lucifer.  I've found that some chapters are rewritten almost completely--I open the original version, browse it, then redo it almost from scratch--while others, such as Chapter 9, feature a lot of looks back at...
    tehuti88 tehuti88
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 27, 2007

    Oh Boy! Just You Try and Stop Me!

    Actually I've written two novels - in addition to Invisible Driving, my memoir of manic depression - Moonlit Tours and Washed Up.  Naturally I obsessed over both of them, they've each been rewritten easily five times - I mean verbatim - COMPLETELY rewritten.  It's an...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto
    56-60, M
    9 Responses Aug 7, 2007
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