What is Developmental Editing and Does Your Story Need it?

  by Katie McCoach Developmental editing may be an unfamiliar term to some writers and authors. This is, in the most basic of definitions, is editing that enhances your story. Have you ever read a book and felt the plot was all over the place, or the characters were inconsistent? Maybe the climax wasn’t strong… Read More What is Developmental Editing and Does Your Story Need it?

3 Simple Ways to Win the Argument With Your Inner Critic

  by Lauren Sapala If you’re an artist or a writer—or both—then you know what I’m talking about when I say “inner critic.” It’s not just a way of describing a tendency toward self-judgment. For us, the inner critic is a loud, nasty, disgusting creature who invades our thoughts, whips us mercilessly, and sometimes decides… Read More 3 Simple Ways to Win the Argument With Your Inner Critic