Editing is like Detoxing for writers!

This article from Stephanie Hurt is a very important FYI that is not just for editing Books, it is a Life Lessons for human beings. At some point in life, we each need to face reality, accept the truth and fearlessly do an inventory of ourselves. ” The truth will set you free once you realize what has you captive”

Stephanie Hurt - Romance Author

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Good morning! As you can see, I’m eating healthy. This week I’m doing a mild Grapefruit detox, trying to get the bad stuff out of my system so I can jumpstart this summer weight loss. So far it’s working, but we’ll see…

Editing… That word that writers have a love-hate relationship with. But if you think about it, Editing is like detoxing the work. When we write, we go straight to the point of the matter, but sometimes, we need to take a step back. We need to analyze what we’ve written.

Take for example: Words misused or misspelled. If left to sit in the gut of the manuscript, it will weigh your work down. Here’s a piece of advice from someone that sent out a piece of work that had some extra unwanted weight, for this example we’ll call it sludge. Don’t let your baby go out without making sure…

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