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Erin Murphy Agency Retreat, Pt 3

Posted by on May 13, 2010 in Erin Murphy Agency, Orphan Prince, Revision | 2 comments

Day 3, Saturday Our morning group session began with a focus on revision tips. Here are some of the highlights: * Take risks in revision. * Hang on to the vision for the whole story, even if it means sacrificing individual elements. * Trust is a big part of the revision process. If you trust the person giving suggestions, trust their opinion. * The author has final say in a revision. Consider the suggestion but don’t feel the it’s mandatory. * Remember that kids are very savvy readers. They will notice flaws. * If you won’t fix the flawed parts, the whole won’t be good. * If you want to...

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