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    EDITING EXPLAINED RWA OWL

    The editing process and tips for engaging professional editing services Editors. That mysterious breed of red-pen-wielding killer of your darlings. Or perhaps you imagine a fairy-godmother-like being who will turn your manuscript into an instant bestseller with a wave of her magic wand. However you imagine these important and essential members of the publishing industry, if the editing process and the work editors do confuses or overwhelms you, never fear. The upcoming RWA OWL, Editing Explained, will demystify what can and should happen to your manuscript between typing ‘The End’ and the point where it becomes a novel worthy of publication.  No matter how you intend to publish—whether traditionally, independently or…

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    Introducing … Perfect Pear Editing!

    Welcome to Perfect Pear Editing and Proofreading and my brand new website! I have some exciting blog series planned for 2019. In the meantime, you are welcome to explore my About and Bio pages to get to know more about me and my approach to editing. If you would like to be notified of when I publish a blog post, be sure to subscribe using the form in the sidebar. You can also join me on my Facebook page where I aim to inspire and educate writers who are developing their craft. If you’d like to discuss my services or request a quote, get in touch using the form on my…