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Craft

A Handy Tool for Writers

A Handy Tool for Writers

A Session with Earl Javorsky Besides writing, I work as an editor and proofreader. When I get back a copyedited work, I am then tasked with—assuming it’s a Word doc with Tracking turned on—Accepting or Rejecting edits, which I can see in a Reviewing Pane and address one at a time, either right-clicking or going […]

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SHOWING RATHER THAN TELLING: A PRIMER

SHOWING RATHER THAN TELLING: A PRIMER

A Session with Lou Aronica By the time I started writing my first published novel, I’d already been working in the publishing industry for more than twenty years. The majority of that time had been spent working with writers on their manuscripts, and I had edited quite a few bestsellers and award winners. Of course […]

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The 4D Character

The 4D Character

A Session with Robert Herzog It isn’t always so obvious, but a week in June, 2016 powerfully conveys an awareness of living through moments that are indeed history, that will resonate downstream with real consequences, such as: Brexit and the unsettling of a major