Tag: editing

What to expect from a manuscript assessment

A good story opens doorways to new lives

  You’ve finished your book. Now you’re all ready for that final polish before publication. Or are you? Wooooah, slow down a minute! There are millions of books out there ready to read. Some will do really well, get loads of 5-star reviews and… Continue Reading “What to expect from a manuscript assessment”

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”

When Work Takes Over – How To Prioritise Your Workload

I’m working like a mad thing. Don’t get me wrong – it’s great. It’ll help pay the bills, but it’s come at a time when I really needed to slow down a bit and give the new puppies lots of attention (they’re fine by… Continue Reading “When Work Takes Over – How To Prioritise Your Workload”