I did not get to revise anything this weekend, as I had planned. I did finish laying out the alumni newsletter I'm working on for my grad assistantship, and that took all my work time/energy. So... now I need to spend this week revising stuff to submit for my MFA residency. This is how I plan to proceed:
Tonight: Make notes on the main characters of the tougher of the two stories I plan to revise. Identify scenes that need to be added/deleted. Use a chapter of Prep (a book I'm currently reading and loving) as a model for how much showing and telling to do.
Tomorrow: Begin rewriting
Wednesday: Continue rewriting
Thursday: See Steven Cramer read (see previous post for more info)
Saturday: Revise 2nd story (which needs less work, in my opinion)
Sunday: Finish up whatever I haven't gotten to in both stories.