Category: Editing

Updated Editing and Formatt..

I’ve been working as a full-time editor for six months now (officially). In that time, I’ve gained a new appreciation for the editing process and have learned a great deal […]

Posted April 20, 2016
Editing

Why You Need an Editor

I’m an editor. I don’t think that’s a secret. I thoroughly enjoy going through my work and the work of others, pointing out what could be improved, and strategizing how […]

Posted December 9, 2015
Editing

When to Stop Editing

Ah, the red pen—a staple of exemplary writing. Fiction writers, nonfiction writers, and poets alike utilize red pens to edit their work. If you don’t use a red pen, you’re […]

Posted May 5, 2015
Editing

How to Stay Disciplined Whi..

Photo Credit: Grotuk on Flickr Writing takes discipline. This fact should come as no surprise. At the same time, there are many writers who don’t understand the amount of discipline […]

Posted February 13, 2015
Editing

Tighten Your Writing: Cut O..

Photo Credit: Cecil Sanders on Flickr After looking at the picture for this blog post, I think we can agree that weasels are cute. Weasel words, on the other hand, […]

Posted January 30, 2015
Editing