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It’s very important to realize that readers don’t make good editors most of the time. Not directly, anyhow. So learning how to read between the lines of a reader’s comments is a necessary skill if you don’t want to hire an actual editor who’ll put what you need to do in big bold letters. 618 more words
One strategy during revision is to write the scenes that take place outside of the narrator’s experience. What happened before he entered the room?
Those scenes can help me imagine everything from the posture to the motivation of the various characters when our narrator does arrive. 1,049 more words