Thursday, September 15

Blog Tour Stop: Want to Make Revisions Easier? Create an Editorial Map

Hi gang!

Today's stop on the Better Fiction Blog Tour visits Marcy Kennedy's blog, where I'm sharing how creating an editorial map can making your revision easier (plus there's another chance to enter the September critique giveaway). Come on over and say hello!

In case you missed them, here are the other stops so far on the tour:

August Tour
Where to Find Ideas at Query Tracker
The Benefits of Story Structure at Writability
Stuck on Your Novel? Start With the Ending at Jami Gold's blog
Using Internal Conflict to Create Plot at Writers in the Storm
Is Your Novel Character or Plot Driven? at Lynn Coulter's blog 
Finding the Balance Between Hooking Readers and Setting up the Story at Romance University
5 Common Plotting Mistakes to Avoid When You're Writing a Novel at The Write Life 
5 Reasons Your Plot Stalled at Jody Hedlund's blog
Discovering Your Novel's Hook at Publishing Crawl

September Tour
How to Cut Words From a Too-Long Manuscript at Now Novel 
How to Stay Organized During a Revision at Writers Helping Writers
Is Your Story Structure Working at Query Tracker
How to Balance Your Backstory at Jami Gold's blog
Different Types of Revisions at Middle Grade Mafia


  1. Love all your posts, Janice! The editorial map sounds like a winner to me. Can't wait to try it. Thanks.

  2. Thanks for all the great info you share and for the resources. Couldn't do it with you. @sheilamgood at Cow Pasture Chronicles

  3. Hi just read your book planning your novel. I got to tell ya it is a very interesting book on writing.

    1. Thanks so much! I'm glad you enjoyed it.