Tag Archives: pacing

Reblog: Heist Society–Book Review

Battling a stomach virus this week, so I’d like to reblog a book review I wrote in 2011… This was supposed to post on Friday, but I’m running a fever and quite stupid. I accidentally posted 2 posts on Tuesday. … Continue reading

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Heist Society–Book Review

I dub Ally Carter “The Queen of Pacing”. Never have I read such a rapid-paced, unputdownable YA book. Reading her book helped me grasp how the pacing wasn’t working in my own YA story. Double benefit–great book and I learned … Continue reading

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Chapter 19 May Kill Me

I’ve hit a new record. Killed a red pen on one chapter of my work in progress. Chapter 19 turned out to be the worst chapter. To date. Here’s a sample of the notes I wrote to myself: Shorter scenes, … Continue reading

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