Writer’s Block

Lately, I’ve gotten a couple of inquiries from potential clients who need help editing their dissertations. They each said they would send their work by a certain date, and I agreed with them about when I would return the edited work to them. All good. Well, for both of them, the dates came and went, …

Inside the editor’s brain…

I thought it might be interesting – or useful – to dig down a bit more into how I approach an editing task. There are variations, to be sure, but the basics go like this: A. I receive the paper to be edited in a Word document. I immediately save it as sent to me …