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Cynthia Sax | Hitting the Halfway Mark for SINFUL REWARDS
Author Guest / December 17, 2014

Cynthia, congrats on being halfway through your 12-month serial Sinful Rewards! Can you tell us a bit about the trials and tribulations of writing in this story world non-stop for a year? Cynthia Sax: Thank you, Fresh Fiction, for being so supportive of writers. (big hugs) We really appreciate it! I knew when Avon Impulse entrusted me with this assignment, that it would be an adventure. And it has been. Writing a 12 novella serial is very different from writing 12 novellas. One small example: There were deep revisions in story 1 and that changed stories 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12. Then a month later, I’d receive deep revisions in story 2 and have to change stories 3 to 12 yet again. The links between the stories are so tight that the minor details can change the future. But to be able to play in one world, with one story for over 1,200 pages was amazing. I could properly write a love triangle. That requires quite a few pages. And I could thoroughly examine the complex characters. I had the room, which is a real luxury. What has been the most exciting part…