Edit and write your book like a professional to hook readers, land agents, and lockdown that book deal

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What is Developmental Editing?

Developmental editing takes into account the big picture and overall structure, story, and content of your book, including characters, dialogue, subplots, and the like. At this level, you won’t worry or focus too much on the grammar or copy editing side of things. …

How to make your fiction stand out from other writers by using literary storytelling elements

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Story Elements to Write By

Plots are big overarching beasts, but there are smaller parts of a story that help strengthen the plot. The basic ones we’ve already gone over (character, setting, scenes, chapters, etc.). But there are even smaller ones than those that build our full story.

They are point of view, style, themes/symbols…

Two years later, I got a book deal, full-time writing dream life, and over 200 stories sold, and I haven’t looked back since.

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Cruel to Be Kind

Not everything that we do in life is necessary or helpful to our end goals and passions. In fact, most of the things we do are just hindrances. We scroll on our phones endlessly. Stay up way too late for our bodies and minds to function properly. …

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