What can a long-dead American politician tell editors? Quite a lot! Here are 15 pieces of sound advice. #1…
A few years ago, the marvellous John McIntyre, late of the Baltimore Sun, coined peeververein, from peever + verein (German for club – the kind… Read More »Your new year’s resolution – no peeving!
What is the author’s voice? What does Apt Words have to do with apt words? Quite a lot
Where does copyediting fit into the publishing sequence? Why do (most) publishers insist on it? What’s its value?
Hiring a copyeditor or proofreader for the first time can be a bit scary. I talk you through the steps to take to get a great result.
Confused by copyediting v proofreading? What about developmental editing, structural editing and line editing? Don’t know which to ask for? Read on!
Want to know what to expect to pay for a copyedit? Advice for people within and outside the publishing industry
An overview of the CIEP conference for 2021 – CPD and community in abundance.