Category: copy editing

Managing expectations when hiring a copyeditor or copywriter

Great Expectations, Miss Haversham

You’ve written the book. It’s taken blood, sweat and tears but you know if it’s going to be a success you need to send it to an editor. Or you’ve built your business, but you know to make the right impression you need help… Continue Reading “Managing expectations when hiring a copyeditor or copywriter”

A Pain-free Editing Checklist For Authors

  I’ve been thinking lately (I know, it’s as much a shock to me as it is to you). There’s one main thing that tends to add tension to a working relationship if you’re editing non-fiction or business documents, or having your fiction writing… Continue Reading “A Pain-free Editing Checklist For Authors”

Being an Advanced Human

I’ve been so lazy recently. Well, actually I haven’t been, I’ve been working my arse off. But after so many lovely people decided to share my ‘Editors matter to business’ article I decided to let things lie for a while, just hoping more people… Continue Reading “Being an Advanced Human”