Editing is everything. Cut until you can cut no more. What is left often springs into life. Esther Freud (via psliterary ) “Kill your darlings” isn’t always referring to characters. It’s easy to want to hang onto every word you’ve… Read more

Editing is everything. Cut until you can cut no more. What is left often springs into life. Esther Freud (via psliterary ) “Kill your darlings” isn’t always referring to characters. It’s easy to want to hang onto every word you’ve… Read more

Why does publishing take so long?

tamorapierce: This seems to be a recurring question – both one of general curiosity and, specifically, one that has been asked about the Numair books. First, please remember that while machines are involved in publishing, those involved in publishing are… Read moreWhy does publishing take so long?

Why does publishing take so long?

tamorapierce: This seems to be a recurring question – both one of general curiosity and, specifically, one that has been asked about the Numair books. First, please remember that while machines are involved in publishing, those involved in publishing are… Read moreWhy does publishing take so long?

theroughcopy: Yeah … I really don’t like it. But, since we have to do it to improve, I gathered just a few tips to get us through the revision/editing process. 1. Just Read:  I said this in a text post… Read more

theroughcopy: Yeah … I really don’t like it. But, since we have to do it to improve, I gathered just a few tips to get us through the revision/editing process. 1. Just Read:  I said this in a text post… Read more

I will proofread and edit your blog posts for $5 on www.fiverr.com

writeinspiration: writeinspiration: Hi! Check it out! I’m starting to put gigs on Fiverr now! Yay! If you want me to proofread and edit your blog posts, then I will do it for $5 via Fiverr. Honestly, I’m one of the… Read moreI will proofread and edit your blog posts for $5 on www.fiverr.com

I will proofread and edit your blog posts for $5 on www.fiverr.com

writeinspiration: writeinspiration: Hi! Check it out! I’m starting to put gigs on Fiverr now! Yay! If you want me to proofread and edit your blog posts, then I will do it for $5 via Fiverr. Honestly, I’m one of the… Read moreI will proofread and edit your blog posts for $5 on www.fiverr.com

amandaonwriting: Revise vs Edit A lot of people get these two confused. Here’s a quick and easy way to think of it: Revise: Add sentences and words.Remove words or sentences you don’t need.Move–change a word or placement of a sentence.Substitute–trade… Read more

amandaonwriting: Revise vs Edit A lot of people get these two confused. Here’s a quick and easy way to think of it: Revise: Add sentences and words.Remove words or sentences you don’t need.Move–change a word or placement of a sentence.Substitute–trade… Read more