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Thursday, 8 July 2010

The Pros and Cons of Long and Short First Drafts

tall and short 
Do you tend to write short or long first drafts of short stories, novels or articles?

Short First-Drafters are those who like to get down the bare bones or key scenes before going back to fill in the holes.

Long First-Drafters are those who spill everything they can think of onto the page, and end up with more material than they need.

Is one way better than the other, or do both methods have their unique pros and cons?

Read more (courtesy Write It Sideways)

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