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Proofreading, Part 3

For the last lesson on proofreading with fourth-grade, I had them each write a paragraph. I gave them a few topics they could choose from: their favorite restaurant, the best part of their day, or how they thought they could be a good friend. 433 more words

Professional Book Editor of Mysteries

An affordable, professional editor for almost three decades, I’ll deliver a thorough edit of your mystery or detective fiction manuscript. I’m the author of several published books as well as short stories, hold a Master’s degree in English and a Bachelor’s in journalism, am a long-time writing teacher, and am an award-winning publications editor and writer. 134 more words

The Challenges of Editing Poetry

Proofreading poetry is a delicate business. As there are fewer words in a poem, the slightest change you make will have a much stronger effect. Whether you choose to put in a comma leave it out will determine the shape of a verse, or even the whole poem. 407 more words

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The Essential Proofreading Toolkit for Creative Writers

by Gloria Kopp

When writing creatively, it is important that the words flow well. But it is equally important that the words are correct. Spelling, punctuation and grammar are important parts of any written piece. 709 more words

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Professional Book Editor of Thrillers, Suspense, Spy Novels, Crime Fiction

An affordable, professional editor for more than 25 years, I’ll deliver a thorough edit of your thriller, suspense or crime fiction manuscript. I’m the author of several published books as well as short stories, hold a Master’s degree in English and a Bachelor’s in journalism, am a long-time writing teacher, and am an award-winning publications editor and writer. 134 more words

How To: Edit Your Editors Edits.

Hello everyone and welcome to How To Wednesday-Saturday.

This post is later than usual due to my book Ethereal Lives being released last Wednesday. I’m afraid everything has been pushed to the back burner in the excitement, but I’m back now with a… 658 more words

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Professional Book Editor for Westerns

An affordable, professional editor for almost 30 years, I’ll deliver a thorough edit of your western manuscript. I’m the author of several published books as well as short stories, hold a Master’s degree in English and a Bachelor’s in journalism, am a long-time writing teacher, and am an award-winning publications editor and writer. 129 more words