Don’t Panic: Help to Maintain Your Editing Sanity

Unless you've chosen editing as your profession, you probably find editing a chore. I know I do. Is it necessary? Oh, yeah. As I go through the process, I find that some chapters are pretty good (yeah!), some need some work (time-consuming), and some are banished altogether (sometimes painful). Paragraphs get moved. Chapters get moved. …

It’s Not a Race: How do you edit your Manuscript?

Is there is anything more thrilling than typing the¬†words, "The End"? Well, of course there is, but we don't need to get into it. Still, as writers, we know typing those important words ranks pretty high. But, ironically, typing "The End" is only the beginning. Then come the endless rounds of editing. Since I am …