I’m one of those people who enjoy revising. That’s a good thing, because in the ordinary run of things, an author must revise a lot.
My drafts tend to be pretty rough, following more or less the story line. They have to be worked over almost paragraph by paragraph, frequently several times. In the past I’ve had readers of the chapters (who never received anything but my best shot), and their reactions then meant another revision. And, when a book is done, a final revision of the… Continue