The natural world has a way of dealing with trash. Gardeners call it composting. Green warriors call it recycling. Publishers call it pulping. Writers call it so many different things, I can only list the a few of those I’ve heard recently: material, research, edited cuts, bits. What’s your way of dealing with the parts […]
Not all that grows needs to be kept
Discarding the accumulations of the past, poisoning the future
The completion of a fourth novel demands a soul-searching exercise when you have yet to publish one.