Tag: writing

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…

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…

Create the Moment for Your Readers

It’s been a rough morning. The puppies have been barking to be let out (perhaps, as corgis, they’re excited about the royal wedding?), my laptop just had a massive update and my email server isn’t working. But I fed two of my addictions –…