Category: proofreading

Myth Busting – Copy Editors

editorial myths busted

  I don’t know about you, but I’m a member of a fair few groups on Facebook, I live on Twitter and I roam the halls of LinkedIn. When I’m taking a break from work I have a little mooch here and there, and…

Perfectionism

So, last week I wrote a post that prompted quite a reaction. In it I said that it’s ok to be perfectish. ‘It doesn’t mean that it won’t be perfect, just accept that it might not be. And that’s totally fine.’ Most of the…

Perfectish – A User’s Guide

  Right, guys. Let’s get one thing straight. Perfect doesn’t exist. There is no such thing as perfect. What is perfect to one person’s eyes, may not be to another’s. With writing, perfect is even more of a personal point of view. Your spelling,…