How To Write A Whole Novel

Hi Friends, As you may have seen on Twitter yesterday, I finished my novel! I wrote a whole novel! Here’s a picture of it: Of course, it’s not really finished. I am have to and am going to do several edits on it, both on the plot-level and the line-level, and then I’m going to grit my teeth and ask a few people who have generously offered to read it to do so and then I’m going to send it to my agent. He will then also have opinions about whether it is finished or not. And if I am very luck an editor and copy editor will have other opinions about whether it is finished or not. It’s a long way from done. I haven’t written a done novel. I’ve written a whole novel.

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