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You are your own worst enemy when it comes to editing. There's a psychological term for this that escapes me right now, but it boils down to mind games. Your brain will look at errors and automatically correct them or fill in the blanks. Can You Read This? by Chris McCarthy (Study@ecenglish.com) I cnduo't bvleiee… Continue reading What does an editor do?
How to I start? Typically, you pitch an idea or send a query letter before you write an entire manuscript that may or may not be accepted. Don't pitch to a company that doesn't accept unsolicited manuscripts. Don't pitch a romance to a company that specializes in mystery or a children's book to a company… Continue reading Tips for First-time Authors
If you have written a manuscript wherein you created original characters, plot development, and theme, that manuscript belongs to you and should be cited in a book by the copyright symbol. Should you require more protection, you can register that copyright. However, in most circles, copyright is respected. Even an editor cannot significantly change the… Continue reading Copyright: What Do You Own?