Posted on 08/03/2020 at 05:19 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Early on, author Beth Barany dreaded editing her novel — a sentiment that some of you may share.
Fortunately, she had an epiphany that ended both her procrastination and pessimism.
Barany had to stop thinking about herself and her role in the publishing journey and instead focus on the readers' experiences and needs.
She shared an exercise to put yourself in the right mindset in a guest post on The Book Designer — but if that strikes you as silly, don’t ignore her post; it also includes a self-editing checklist that could also serve your revision needs.
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