On this page you’ll find writing and editing tips, and musings on editorial life.

How to write online for impact

Don’t write like this online… Where Every Single Short Sentence is on a separate line. Like this. And this. And this. Why? Well, it’s literally difficult to read. When we’re taking in information, our eyes need to move physically from…

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To write well, you need to do this…

Read. As much and as widely as you can! Why? Because it exposes you to the key elements of good writing: style, structure, story. Try exploring different genres, go on a journey of book discovery. Find what you like and…

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How to self-edit like a pro

Are you writing and wondering what’s the best way to get your draft into shape? You’ve got your content down, now the work of self-editing starts. Great! But first – and this is really important – set it aside, for as…

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How to turn your story into a how-to book

You’re expert in your field and fantastic at what you do. How to shape it into a how-to book? Authors often start with their own story. Storytelling is hardwired into us as humans, it’s innate. We start young, and love the…

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