You’ve done the hard part, you finished your novel. You went back through and self-edited your work and you’re happy with it. Now what? For some writers, paying a professional editor is not in the budget. And that’s okay, everyone has a different situation. But that’s not to say it’s time to submit to a … Continue reading What Is The Difference Between A Beta Reader And A Critique Partner?
By Catherine Matthews To be a better writer, you must be a great reader. We’ve all heard that before, but what does it really mean? Just like the old adage ‘write what you want to read’, ‘read what you want to write’ is a deceptively simple phrase. No, it doesn’t mean copy-catting someone else’s style, … Continue reading How to Read Like a Writer in Four Steps
Although we are all book lovers, it's easy to get burned out on reading, especially if you are forced to constantly read literature for classes that don't compare to your to-be-read list. As a student, it's hard for me to stay caught up on reading for classes and my job, while also reading for fun. … Continue reading How to Prevent Over-Reading