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Revisiting past novels.

Lately, I’ve revisited a book I’d written about 20 years ago and wanted to upgrade it by giving it a word diet. I’ve managed to reduce it by over 8,000 unnecessary words and it reads so much better. I look back knowing it was my best at the time with the knowledge of writing that I had. Now it’s improved and I love it even more.

Somewhere on the Internet I’d read it’s not a good idea to edit your old books but I enjoyed this editing process so much, it became addictive. It will help me to not include those words (as often) again.

Happy Writing and Reading Folks!

And Happy Easter!cc front cover

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