Zombie rules – great name, isn’t it? What does it mean, though? Think of your traditional zombie – doesn’t realise it’s dead, and won’t stop… Read More »What are zombie rules and what do you do about them?
Help for authors
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!
Reducing copyediting queries and avoiding future pain: advice for scholars who hate getting copyeditor queries about the little stuff.