Editing Induced Dyslexia

June 8, 2007

I’ve heard people say that if you read your story backwards it makes it easier to see the mistakes. Isn’t that hard to do? I mean, reading the words backwards makes them different words, doesn’t it? Even if you start at “The End” it would read, “Dne Eth.” How can that help? Thank you. (yes, […]

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Do You Need Professional Editing?

May 30, 2007

Is it worth it to pay a professional editor before submitting to publishers? It depends on how clean your skills are. First, you always, always, always need several content readers to go through your manuscript before you send it in. These should be fellow writers, your critique group and/or others who are well read and […]

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