Monday Microscope: Redundancy in writing

This week’s question is from Shreya who writes, ” I have written a romance novel which is currently 1,20,000 words long and I am still not done. As I read it I realized that I am sounding repetitive at a lot of places. How do I weed out the redundancies and fine tune my novel?“

Monday Microscope: Importance of Manuscript Assessment

Hello! Starting today, at Monday Microscope we will aim at answering your queries regarding writing and publishing. Do feel free to write to us and get our expert panel be your guide. Today’s question is from our reader Krishna who wants to know – Why is manuscript assessment / beta reading important for an author?