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Not the Director’s Cut Beth Daniels, aka Beth Henderson, J.B. Dane, Nied Darnell

 Beth Daniels is one of SavvyAuthors long-time instructors and she’s always coming up with great new classes like this one.  If you are interested in a new class from a wonderful instructor then check out Beth, her funny wit, and great classes: Scene by Scene with Beth Daniels  starting Monday. ~ed. Director’s Cut Since I retired from leaving …
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The Berserker Manuscript Edit by Beth Daniels, aka J.B. Dane, Beth Henderson, Nied Darnell

 Beth Daniels is one of SavvyAuthors long-time instructors and she’s always coming up with great new classes like this one.  If you are interested in a new class from a wonderful instructor then check out Beth, her funny wit, and The Fine Art of Killing Words: Edit for a Lean, Mean Manuscript starting Monday. ~ed. I love …
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Self-Editing: An Author’s Nightmare by Melinda Williams

Types of editing: Line editing Copy editing Substantive editing Developmental editing Proofreading Now what is the difference and how does an author determine which one they need? Let us dig a little deeper… Line Editing: Focuses on the sentence/paragraph. Each sentence is reviewed for structure and flow. This type of edit fixes awkward sentences, wordiness, …