The Editing Process – Two Years Into the Mix

To be honest, in 2019, I didn’t have a clue about about how long the editing process was going to take. I was so excited to have ‘finished’ my first novel, I believe I would have laughed out loud if someone told me I’d still be editing the same manuscript, two years on.

5th September 2018

I’ve moved on from binge watching Game of Thrones, along with the other addicted viewing millions as we wait, anxiously twiddling our fingers, for Season 8 to explode on to our screens in 2019.

The Editing Process

Up with the lark and fuelled with the belief that the early editor catches the idioms, the cliches, and the typos.

THE EDITING NIGHTMARE: Cut the Idioms!

What is wrong with them me?  I cannot tell you how many times in 95,000 words my characters’ hearts have skipped beats.   There is no mention of anybody suffering from premature ventricular contractions in any of my Character Profiles and it’s too late to add a Cardio-Vascular Surgeon into the plot. So idioms …Continue reading “THE EDITING NIGHTMARE: Cut the Idioms!”

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