If you’ve written your book, don’t take risks and think you need someone to just proofread your work – find an editor. From reading my previous two blog posts – So, you think you don’t need an Editor? Think Again, and Top Ten Tips for Editing like an Editor – you’ll know why. If you’re self-publishing… Read More I’ve written my book – how do I find an editor?
So how does an editor begin an edit and what do they look for? How can you, as a writer, edit your own work – before you send it to on to a professional editor for that final polish? TIP ONE: Think like an editor Every editor is different and will have a differing agenda… Read More Top Ten Tips for Editing Like an Editor
Depending on what you’re writing, how good a writer you are, whether you’ve published before or you’re working on your first manuscript, you should work with an editor at some point before publication. If you read the acknowledgements in any bestseller, you’ll realize that the most prolific writers in the world often have a whole… Read More So, You Don’t Need an Editor? Think Again