Good afternoon everyone!
As mnay of you may know, I’m a member of the Florida Writer’s Association and write a regular (Three times a month) blog post for their site. This is from February 23, 2015 and is something I thought needed to be addressed after seeing mounting comments on the subject. Enjoy! 🙂
Excerpt from Judgmental Assumptions…
Have you ever heard or witnessed something another did that stuck with you for a long time? It could be something as complex as a long period of harassment or brow beating or as simple as a single word or phrase. One of those that sticks with me to this day is the constant phrase, “He/She/They should’ve hired an editor!”
What gets me about this is I’ve read books where the editing was pretty questionable, but in the opening pages the author listed an editing service they used or a “professional” editor that charges a couple thousand bucks depending on the size of the manuscript.
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