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TWoS Progress Update

Finally finished my read-through of Draft 1 of TWoS. -_- I think I’m solid on knowing the remaining major edits that are needed (at least, the ones that readers pointed out or that I can identify myself), so now it’s just a matter of doing them! 27 more words

Title: The Wizard Of Suomen

How I Edit - Club

My notes to edit on the “Club” prompt story I wrote on Monday.


About 'Just'

If there’s one single thing that’s improved my writing (other than practice), it’s becoming aware of just, that pesky, useful nuisance of an adverb. 590 more words

Vlog: Behind the Scenes

While working on a project at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, I took the time to give a behind the scenes look at my editing process. 21 more words

Multi Media

Alter that word

Even if this Yahoo! Style writer had used the correct word in this paragraph, it would still be a hot mess:

We all know she should have used… 56 more words


Choosing My Editor (the How and Why)

Choosing an editor was one of the hardest things I’ve had to do yet sucked.  It was time consuming, hard work and, though I discovered several awesome professionals with whom I would love to work, as with my  969 more words

#Nestpitch Nervous

I entered #nestpitch on twitter today. I took a breath and hit the enter key. Too late to take it back now.

The gist of the email entry looked like this; 404 more words