“The editing, one’s own editing, before the editor sees it, is the most important” – Dr. Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou‘s quote resonated with me when I first read it. But I didn’t really get her point until I edited my own manuscript.
After receiving supportive feedback from beta readers and encouraging ‘get it done’ advice at an advanced novel workshop, I set out to edit my WWI-era novel. A little spit. A little polish. I thought I’d be done in a couple of weeks.
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