Editing is a crucial step for every writer aiming to publish a book. To answer a most asked question, yes, it is an important step even if you are considering traditional publishing or approaching a literary agent. While it doesn’t matter after how many drafts one reaches out to an editor, it is important toContinue reading “7 things to know about editing”
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Wednesday Wisdom: Exclusive Offer for #NaNoWriMo Participants
We at Keemiya, understand the effort every writer puts behind shaping up their novel. And also realize that #NaNoWriMo is one thing that encourages them to keep striding ahead, leaving all doubts and fears behind. So this #NaNoWriMo, we decided to offer something exclusive for all the writers participating in it.
Monday Microscope: Using Software Grammar Tools
Are grammar and style checking software tools effective?
Wednesday Wisdom :Writer’s Thesaurus
As a writer, we have always been advised to use thesaurus graciously to increase our vocabulary and writing skills. One of the types of thesaurus Team KC recommends to all the writers is The Emotion Thesaurus by Angela Ackerman. This title has an entire series dedicated to various emotions that can help a writer in effectiveContinue reading “Wednesday Wisdom :Writer’s Thesaurus”
Monday Microscope: Role of an Editor
“My manuscript got rejected by a publishing house because they felt my language skills were bad. They said I needed a good editor. But isn’t that their job? Also, how can I work on this now. I have always written in simple English.” – Animesh
Monday Microscope: Self-Editing Your Work
Run by this Self-Editing checklist to ensure your work is polished and of high quality!