When revising troublesome dialogue, it’s sometimes easier, better and quicker to start afresh and let the conversation unfold in its own way.  In the past, I’ve spent some considerable hours wading through dialogue scenes, trying to adapt the speech to the context.  Constant revising doesn’t always help, but starting from scratch does.

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