Before you go back to edit a section of your manuscript, take a break. Stepping away from your words for even just a few minutes will help clear your mind. When we stare at the same thing, reading and re-reading lines over and over, it all tends to blur after awhile. It’s amazing how muchContinue reading “Writing/Editing Tip”
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I was featured in “First for Women”!
I was recently selected to be featured in the popular women’s magazine, “First for Women”. The article briefly outlines my work as a freelance proofreader and copy editor for romance writers. I am thrilled to be a part of this feature because, for me, my work as a romance proofreader is not just a wayContinue reading “I was featured in “First for Women”!”
Why I Love Proofreading Books in the Romance Genre
I’ve been reading romance novels since I was in my teens – for about (ahem) 34 years! Although I’ve never sat down to count how many books I’ve read over the years, I know it’s in the hundreds. Why the romance genre? First of all, I love reading romance because it relaxes me. Even whenContinue reading “Why I Love Proofreading Books in the Romance Genre”