May 26, 2012

Working with a Freelance Editor

Everyone tells you that publishing is under siege and in a time of transition; but what does that mean to authors? It means you pay for your own professional editor if you want your manuscript to get serious consideration from a publisher.
May 11, 2012

Send in the McGuffins

Some thoughts on what agents want from a compelling start, and upping the ante with a well-placed MacGuffin
April 22, 2012

Before Submitting, Get a Professional Reader

Get a professional reader to review your manuscript before you submit to an agent. People who love you don't count.