Self-Editing Made Easy plus Infographic

Lately I feel like a hamster must feel on his little wheel going round and round. Edit, revise, repeat. And again. And again. And again. What if you're only on your first round of this dizzying cycle? Think how it will be when you get farther along! Let me share with you five simple steps … Continue reading Self-Editing Made Easy plus Infographic

Careful Self-Editing Could Save $$$$$ — Part 2

In Part 1 on self-editing and its cost savings, I shared a list of  items to give close attention to before handing off your manuscript to a professional editor. You might think finishing the items on the list means everything is ready for your editor.But wait! There's more . . . much more you'll want … Continue reading Careful Self-Editing Could Save $$$$$ — Part 2

Careful Self-Editing Could Save $$$$$ — Part 1

Currently, self-publishing is a major topic at writing conferences, workshops and on blogs. Although I am not near the point of even beginning to check and edit a first draft, I try to stay aware of all that is happening with self-publishing vs. traditional publishing.Based on my reading, it is my opinion that we all … Continue reading Careful Self-Editing Could Save $$$$$ — Part 1