Stop Putting Off That Professional Edit

All the spaces are now filled! *hugs* Thank you, all! If you’re still interested in an edit, please visit my editorial services page and contact me to secure a spot. 🙂   Happy anniversary, happy anniversary, happy anniversary, haaaaaaaaappy anniversary! 😛 Maybe it’s bad form to sing to myself on … Continue reading

$400 Copyedit Special

It’s Christmas! Okay…not really, but I’m going to pretend it is and I’m going to shower gifts and coupons on all my fellow authors! This week only, I’m offering a special fixed price on a copyedit for fiction manuscripts of any length! (Tweet this) What is a copyedit? A copyedit is one … Continue reading

Updates in Editing – 20% Discount for All Authors

The time has come to change my editing system. When my freelance editing business took off a year ago, I treated it as a ministry more than a means of income. It matched my vision to provide affordable editing to authors. But I learned quickly that the income vs. time-spent … Continue reading

What Do You Do if Your Novel is Hopeless?

As many of you know, I recently entered a major editing stage (aka. torture by red pen) for my book, A Time to Die, in preparation for publication this fall. Last week, a commenter said, “…it’s really powerful for contracted authors…to share truth like this.” (Hi Clint! *waves*) So I’ve put … Continue reading

Just Because I’m an Editor, Doesn’t Mean I Have Thick Skin

“So this is what it’s like for my editing clients,” I thought as I stared at the 18 pages of notes from my editor. A little less than two of those pages summarized the “positives” of my book. But we authors don’t send our manuscripts to editors to receive a … Continue reading