Other than a writer’s time, editing services can be one of the costliest purchases for a manuscript. However, paying an editor will increase your final project’s value. Whether you are considering hiring a copyeditor for your fifth published book, or you are halfway through your first experience with an editor, here are five steps to help you get the most value out of your editorial experience.
Madeleine Kleppinger is a scientist by day, writer by night. Her written works include a drafted historical fiction novel, short stories, and a blog (www.mkleppinger.com) for helping readers discover their greatest story. Some of her favorites are fresh carafes of coffee, spending time with people, and Sonnet her American Bulldog.