Why are editors needed?

For starters, it’s always good to get a second opinion and have someone look at our writing who is not emotionally attached to it. Although we don’t like to admit it, we do become emotionally attached to what we write. A second opinion like this can also often open up...
What makes a good editor?

What makes a good editor?

Introduction I should distinguish first, the differences between the roles of the editor and copy editor.  It might seem at first, particularly to new writers, that the two roles are one and the same, but they vary definitively. There is no strict definition of who...