Jon Gibbs (jongibbs) wrote,
Jon Gibbs

  • Mood:

Would you pay someone to edit your manuscript prior to the submission process?

At the multi-author Q&A/book signing on Saturday, someone asked if any of the six authors had considered using a professional editing service before sending their work out to agents and/or publishers.  While it's not something I'd ever do, I was interested to hear the mixed response from the panel. 

By happy coincidence, this afternoon I came across an excellent post on the subject atdpeterfreund's blog:  If you've ever thought about paying for editorial input, but weren't sure if it was worthwhile, I think you'll find the answer here.

Of course, as always, the choice is ours.
Tags: writing

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded