How to Know What Kind of Editing You Need

Looking to get your novel or short story edited? If you’re a fiction writer on the hunt for an editor, you’ve probably realized that there are tons of different kinds of editing out there. A quick Google search will unearth all manner of available services: Editorial reviews, manuscript critiques, copyediting, developmental editing, content editing, line … read more

10 Best Books About Fiction Writing

Some fiction writing teachers try to steer their students clear of books about writing. While it’s true that there’s a lot of bad or dubious writing advice out there, my philosophy is that more information is always better. Over the years, I’ve read voraciously about fiction writing–upwards of 50 books about the writing life, plot, … read more