Writing Tips For Over-Writers: How To Reduce Your Word Count – by Tara East…

on The Creative Penn:

Writers are natural storytellers. We love to create worlds and characters for readers to get lost in. However, we sometimes make the mistake of including too much!

So, what problem areas should writers look for when trimming down their manuscript? In this article, author and YouTuber Tara East gives us some tips.

A thin first draft may be the product of underwriting, including too little detail or action, and a bloated manuscript may be the result of overwriting, including too much!

The following five tips are aimed at overwriters, but any manuscript could be improved through these suggestions.

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