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Deleted Scenes | “FIVE: Time Out” from Hustle Play

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November 19, 2016

In time for the Emerald Pep Rally (Settle the Score/Hustle Play blog tour) happening this weekend, I’m sharing a scene that didn’t make it to the final version of Hustle Play. Settle the Score/Hustle Play SETTLE THE SCORE College senior Garnet Figueroa lives and breathes basketball. A reliable asset to her varsity team, she is equipped with the skills and smarts to…

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Peripherals, Writing

Deleted Scenes | Non-Disclosure Agreement from Scandalized

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October 29, 2016

In the past, I’ve made the mistake of deleting paragraphs upon paragraphs from my manuscript when I felt like I didn’t want them there anymore. Sometimes I forget and do this when I edit/revise, but I’d like to think I’m a bit wiser now. You see, erasing scenes from our stories doesn’t necessarily mean they’re bad. I mean, there must be…

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