Editing… How much is too much? This is what we are going to be talking about today for the simple fact that, that is what I am going through right now with my second book, Werewolf Descent.
First, lets organize.
- I wrote the book
- I got two beta readers to go over it (and made editing changes)
- I am having it edited by a pro
- I am going over the edits and deciding what to change (I agree with) and what not to.
The last I am doing by re-reading the whole book even if there are not marks for changes. I am doing that because this is the editing phase and I may see something that he didn’t or have a second thought on what a character should say or do and so on and so forth. However, then when I am done with that I am thinking Continue reading
Please welcome author Kelly Hashway to the Vampyre Kisses Blog! I am so glad you have decided to join us for a little chit chat about your new book. (and please check out the book trailer below!)
Let’s get started:
It’s another Thursday, which means tomorrow is Friday and the weekend is ALMOST here! For today’s Indie Thursday I thought I would let you know what is going on with the book. Last week I received the first 50 pages (14K words) back from my editor. I started going through my editors suggestions and I now remember why I hate the editing process. Ugh. Don’t get me wrong I LOVE my editor and he knows this. We totally click together. It’s just the process of going through the changes and having to re-read the book to make sure everything is Continue reading
I want to write a post about someone very near and dear to my heart that as recently passed and how it as affected my writing and myself. Some of you may already know that my dad, David Kolodizej, passed away two weeks ago tomorrow. He was a huge supporter of my writing career and my biggest cheerleader. My dad was a terrific businessman and some of my fondest memories were the two of us together talking about promotions for Vampyre Kisses or Continue reading