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Reflections

I’m approaching my fourth year of indie editing. As I look back at the changes in my life, I can’t help but be amazed. I have had the privilege of editing authors that have graced both the NYT and USA Today bestseller lists. I edit talented people that proudly call me “their editor.” But you know […]

Musings of an Editor

I love editing, and when people find out I’m an editor, they invariably ask me what some of the most common mistakes I see are. I’ve been making a list. How could you possibly help Bill? How could you possibly help, Bill? These sentences say two different things. Commas. Know them, embrace them. Commas are not random. Read the […]

For Love of the Written Word

Long before I was an editor, I was (and still am) a voracious reader. My love of fiction shaped my life and ultimately changed it in an outstanding way. The opportunity to edit for so many talented writers is a gift that I never take for granted.