Similar to my Dev Updates on my tech blog, I wanted to share with my readers the progress I’ve made in terms of writing and to announce something new and exciting!
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I’m about halfway through the original Chapter II which is now actually Chapter III. Here’s what my setup looks like:
The edited and annotated version is on the left and the clean rewrite is on the right. I decided to keep the built-in formatting in Scrivener and do away with any customization. The default margins definitely make things a little more pleasant to use.
A few things I’ve found out while doing the rewrite:
Goals I don’t have any specific goals other than rewrite daily. I’ve been rewriting a bit at a time daily for the past week or so and it’s been very helpful. Even if I rewrite only a few sentences, it makes a difference.
I used to do a ton of digital art and so, at one point, I combined the two to create a story that I translated into a quick digital art graphic (circa 2009):