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An editor is your ally, not your enemy

Some people balk at having their work edited. But few words have been written – even by the best authors – that can’t be improved upon. Like riding a bike, editing is a skill that can be learned. And a necessary one if you want to be successful. Many professional writers say that editing and rewriting is the largest part of writing a book. Continue reading

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Clean Copy

Placenta and placemat, the difference is obvious. Or maybe not.

Everyone knows how easy it is to misspell words, especially if you’re going like gangbusters on the computer. No matter how good a typist you are, fast fingers tend to strike the wrong keys from time to time. Continue reading

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