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Surreal Feeling - A Question of Love (On Amazon Kindle)

Posted by Janet Gallagher on Friday, September 21, 2012,
Nothing could have prepared me for today!  I thought I would take a glance on Kindle and searched my name, and there it was, with my Debut Novel "A Question of Love".  This Novel is in the genre: Romance  ChicLit  Law.   What a surreal feeling!  My Link Page will take a business day or two longer but one can now download my Book if you own a Kindle!




For those who are thinking of partaking in NaNoWriMo - and have their dreams - do your homework now, start preparing your story, your outline, you...
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The Big Edit - Part 2 - The Jigsaw

Posted by Janet Gallagher on Tuesday, July 10, 2012,

A very important aspect and which I, to a large extent, did not realise would entail so much thought, was the chapter order.  After NaNoWriMo, I opted to create many new chapters.  After doing so, and on such completion, there became the question of "exactly where best to slot these new chapters into my already created document".   Therefore when I did eventually decide, I had in the process created the necessity for new edits in many of the already existing chapters.

My story had evolved and ...


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The Big Edit of My Manuscript

Posted by Janet Gallagher on Saturday, June 23, 2012,
I think I do have an advantage as regards the editing of my "now created" manuscript.

In my previous `working life' an enormous amount of my PA life in the legal world, was being the instrument of the professionals' implementation of their copious and always urgent, edits.   In the process, despite the speed which was required, one cannot help but glean an enormous amount of information.

Also I was fortunate that one of my "very first experiences" in the work place, was as a junior secretary to...
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After National Novel Writing Month ....

Posted by Janet Gallagher on Tuesday, May 15, 2012,
The NaNoWriMo experience is really wonderful, and one I entered into in November 2011, several months after participating in a writing course through Stanford University Continuing Studies, expertly tutored by Wendy Tokunaga, entitled "So So Not Chic Lit".  The reason I chose that particular Stanford course was that I already was writing a book in the Romance Genre, and was very interested to introduce into that story, the advice offered by "So So Not Chic Lit".

I made the decision during NaNo...
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Janet Gallagher I live in South Africa. As well as writing, I have always adored reading but have a horrible habit of having quite a number pending, so have lots of books to read always. Just as important as food! My Twitter address is on the Home Page of this site.

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