Revising True Nature

I’m in the middle of revising my work-in-progress, True Nature. And I don’t mean changing a sentence here and a comma there. I’m talking about the gory, elbow-deep-in-plot-problems kind of revisions. At times, it’s frustrating, but I’m also learning a lot, so I thought I would share what I’ve learned so far. The old saying really is true: Writing is rewriting. If you think your first draft is a perfectly publishable book, think again. And again. And again…   If you have several beta readers or test readers, you’ll get conflicting advice, e.g., “I thought the end was dragging” vs. …

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