O How the Mighty Have Fallen: A Copyediting Homily in One Very Long Act (via EMU’s Debuts)

O How the Mighty Have Fallen: A Copyediting Homily in One Very Long Act 12 May: I receive an email from Editor Reka letting me know that my copyedited manuscript is on the way.  I’ll have till 31 May to respond to the changes.  Heck, that’s ages from now.  No problem!  I spend the rest of the afternoon Googling “copyeditor’s marks” and sharpening my stetting pencil. 15 May: Still no sign of the manuscript.  But that’s okay.  I don’t anticipate too much in the way of changes.  I took four years of Latin – I’m a gramma … Read More

via EMU’s Debuts

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About Gwendolyn McIntyre

Author, editor, businesswoman, musician, lover of jazz and horses. Chief investigator of all things that go BUMP in the night.
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