I finished going through my entire manuscript. I’ve made all the edits, but I haven’t entered them all in the computer yet. I admit, I like to edit better on paper. It’s kind of a pain printing it all out, but I like to write in the margins and stuff.
Anyway, when I was finished, I went back to the first chapter. I’ve had the almost-finished version up on the blog for a while, but I added a few little polishing details. It’s now posted under “My Book.” I think that all the little things that bothered me just a bit are now fixed. And I feel more hopeful than ever!
2 thoughts on “Chapter One — New and Improved.”
YAYY! That is a huge accomplishment Shari, congratulations 🙂 I also like working on the printed versions and do my revisions with my evil red pen. It takes more time, but it works for me.
I’ll read the ‘chapter one’ as soon as I have some free time- I’m looking forward to it 🙂
I love editing on paper. Let’s say I had to edit on paper and by computer. I’d pick out more issues on paper that on the screen. Don’t you think too? I guess we tend to skim more when reading on the computer. With paper, we pay more attention to every word