Revision, Self-Editing, The Editing Process, Editors

16 Concrete Tips for Effectively Editing Your Own Fiction, by Jodie Renner, Oct. 2019

It’s All in the Verbs, by Jodie Renner, Sept. 2019

Use Your Writing, Editing, or Reading Skills to Make a Difference in the World by Jodie Renner, Aug. 2016

How and When to Use HYPHENS, DASHES, & ELLIPSES, by Jodie Renner, August 2016

How to Reach More Readers with Your Writing, by Jodie Renner, Jan. 29, 2015

Don’t Muddle Your Message, by Jodie Renner, Jan. 13, 2015

Tips and Tricks for Catching All Those Little Typos in Your Own Work, by Jodie Renner, Dec. 1, 2014

Creating a Scene Outline for Your Novel, by Jodie Renner, July 15, 2014

Dialogue Nuts & Bolts, by Jodie Renner, June 19, 2014

15 Questions for Your Beta Readers – And to Focus Your Own Revisions, by Jodie Renner, June 16, 2014

How to Save a Bundle on Editing Costs – without sacrificing quality, by Jodie Renner, May 19, 2014

Tips for Loosening up Your Writing, by Jodie Renner, May 5, 2014

Checking for Repeated Words and Phrases, by Kathryn Lilley, April 29, 2014

Looking for an Editor? Check Them Out Very Carefully! by Jodie Renner, April 7, 2014

Nail it with Just the Right Word, by Jodie Renner, March 24, 2014

Dangling Participles, Misplaced Modifiers, and Other Awkward Constructions, by Jodie Renner, Feb. 24, 2014

Purging the Editor, by Joe Hartlaub, Nov 09, 2013

Indie Authors – Should You Revise & Republish Some of Your Earlier Books? by Jodie Renner, Nov 04, 2013

Immerse Your Readers with Sensory Details, by Jodie Renner, Oct 21, 2013

To She or Not to She, by Elaine Viets, Oct 10, 2013

Phrasing for Immediacy and Power, by Jodie Renner, Oct 07, 2013

Key Book Production Costs for Self-Published Authors, by Jordan Dane, Jul 11, 2013

Beta Readers, by Joe Moore, Jun 26, 2013

The Love Sandwich, by Elaine Viets, Jun 20, 2013

Self-Discipline for the Writer, by Nancy J. Cohen, May 08, 2013

Confessions of an Editor, by Mark Alpert, May 04, 2013

What Advice Would You Give to Young Writers? By Jordan Dane, Apr 18, 2013

How Self-Publishing Has Changed the Industry, by Clare Langley-Hawthorne, Apr 15, 2013

8 Key Ways to Edit Suspense & Pace into Your Finished Manuscript, by Jordan Dane, Mar 07, 2013

Put Your Stamp On Everything You Write, by James Scott Bell, Mar 03, 2013

What to Expect When You’re Expecting…to Be Published, by Boyd Morrison, Feb 11, 2013

Writing Tense Action Scenes, by Jodie Renner, Nov 28, 2012

Writing Advice from John Steinbeck, by James Scott Bell, Jul 15, 2012

Omit Needless Words! by Clare Langley-Hawthorne, Jul 02, 2012

A Freelance Editor Talks About Authors’ “Habits” & Predictable Writing, by Elyse Dinh-McCrillis (The Edit Ninja), Jun 28, 2012

Becoming your own gatekeeper, by Kathryn Lilley, Jun 26, 2012

Over the Top, and Right Over the Edge, by Laura Benedict, Mar 22, 2012

Writing is Rewriting, by Joe Moore, Jan 25, 2012

Revision, Revision, Revision, by Clare Langley-Hawthorne, Jan 16, 2012

Blind Baby Raised by Worms, by Joe Moore, May 04, 2011

Playing Jenga with my book, by Joe Moore, Feb 23, 2011

The Art of the Editorial Letter, by John Gilstrap, Nov 26, 2010

What do you expect from your editor? by Clare Langley-Hawthorne, Sep 27, 2010

Ten things not to do if you want to get published, by Kathryn Lilley, Aug 09, 2010

Before You Submit, by James Scott Bell, Jul 11, 2010

Insulting Your Audience – And Today’s Critique, by John Gilstrap, Apr 16, 2010

The Fifty Page Mark, by Michelle Gagnon, Mar 11, 2010

The Curse of Hubris, by John Gilstrap, Jan 08, 2010

Cool Papa Writing, by James Scott Bell, Oct 25, 2009

Confessions of an Editor, by Kristen Weber, Aug 10, 2009

Slice and Dice your work, by Joe Moore, Apr 22, 2009

The Rush to Self-Publish, by John Gilstrap, Feb 20, 2009

You’ve got to be Brave. The Revision Process at One AM, by Clare Langley-Hawthorne, Sep 15, 2008