Can You Edit Something You’ve Already Published?

Can You Edit Something You’ve Already Published?

Editing We’ve been looking at the importance of editing over the past few weeks and, so far, we’ve only been considering editing your work before publication. It’s also possible – increasingly so in the age of self-publishing and digital publishing – to edit your work...
Five Signs That You Might Be Over-Editing Your Work

Five Signs That You Might Be Over-Editing Your Work

Editing Editing is a really important part of the writing process – and that’s why we’re in the middle of a four-week series on it. ;-)However … it’s possible to over-edit. And, if you’re at the editing stage of a project right now, you might be wondering when...
How Much Time Should You Spend Drafting vs Editing?

How Much Time Should You Spend Drafting vs Editing?

Ali This is the first post in a new four-week series on editing your writing: make sure you’re signed up for my (free!) weekly email newsletter so you don’t miss the next installment. Whatever you’re writing, you’re going to need to spend some time...
Twelve Useful Tools for Freelance Writers

Twelve Useful Tools for Freelance Writers

Freelancing This is the fourth post in our series on freelancing, following on from our posts on reasons to give freelancing a try, mistakes to avoid when starting out and where to find freelance writing jobs. As a freelance writer, you’re going to need some tools –...