This time, I am going to break the scene in two, and go through the first half. We will stop at the part where she slams the knife through her hand. Next installment will cover everything afterwards. For review, here are the other installments in the “How I Edit” series:
#1, #2, #3, #4, #5.
And off we go: Continue reading Next pass: Efficiency and effect
So, digging right in with the editing now. The first pass through the text is mostly easy to do. I call it my “Why do I care about this?” pass. My criteria is this: Any information that is given needs to either: Continue reading First pass, or”Why should I care?”
Here are the rest of the checklist questions, along with their answers. The text we are referencing is here.
The first half of the checklist is here.
Let’s jump right in, then. Continue reading The rest of the questions…