editing the novel tonight….

Cutting beloved bits is ghastly, hard to know what precisely has to be let go of, and knowing still means a willingness to sacrifice that which has become dear, hoping that the sharper the shears, the more refined the configuration, and I so understand, not at all easy to execute the necessary transactions so that the lovely bits gleam and clearly leave the mark of the writer who has done all that can be done to refine the craft of this novel……..a moment, a word, a page a chapter, a whatever, at a time………

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