Self-Editing Guide

Release date: January 3, 2023.

Now available for pre-order in ebook or paperback.

Editor Lara Zielinsky yanks back the curtains to give you a step-by-step guide in the fascinating world of developmental editing! Learn how to recognize and strengthen the bones of your novel with these easy-to-follow points:

  1. Gain objective distance.
  2. Recall the big elements of character and plot.
  3. Recognize what is and is not on the page.
  4. Edit the structure of your story.
  5. Refine and strengthen point of view, tone, and voice.

Self-Editing Guide: A workbook for the DIY fiction author contains excerpts from Zielinsky’s own books and examples from her live workshops that illustrate how to find and fix the structure of your own stories.