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My Editing Process

Everyone has a different method when it comes to editing. Some like to read out loud, others like to use a special program to help edit their book, etc. I’m going to go into detail about my method here, but like I said, it’s my method. It will not work for everyone, and you may find it’s the most terrible […]

YA Story Analyzer Tool

Today I want to introduce you to a nifty tool for all young adult and MG writers out there: the YA Story Analyzer Tool. It’s free to use and it checks your manuscript for average sentence length, reading level, redundant phrases and sentences, cliché words, wordy sentences and use of adverbs. I throw around adverbs like it’s Christmas, so this […]

MayNoWriMo #6: Editing Round Two

How many rounds of editing do you generally go through before the editor decides your book is ready to be shipped off to the proofreader? Two, three? More? As you may or may not know (and I hope you do know), my debut novel will be released by InkSpell Publishing in October of this year. We’re currently in the middle […]