Definition of an Author

When Are You a Writer?

This morning I found myself thinking about titles in the book industry. When are you a writer? When are you an author? Are you a writer when you decide you are? Are you an author once you self-publish or once someone decides to publish your work for you? I admit I have less trouble with […]

Taxi Taxi

How to Have a Pretty Good Day

I’m trying out a new type of post as an experiment of sorts. This is a mostly true story that I wrote. I say “mostly” only because some tiny details may not be exact, but it’s pretty much true. I hope you enjoy it! How to Have a Pretty Good Day I like talking to […]

Copyeditors Handbook

How Much Does Editing Cost?

Ever wonder how much editing costs? The cost of editing is by far the question authors ask me about most often. I feel a little like I’m giving away a trade secret by talking about this, but in reality, the average cost of editing can be found on many sites, and it’s almost impossible to predict because […]