An Editor's New Year's Resolutions

Traditionally, resolutions have to do with eating better or exercising more or things like that, but I’ve always found that I do much better with resolutions that affect my work than ones that affect my personal life (which is equal parts just fine and unsalvageable). So, since I’m celebrating my first New Year as a professional freelance developmental editor, here are my Editor’s New Year Resolutions:

A Field Guide to Novelist Support Professionals

There's a lot of confusion about editors out in the wilds of the internet. There are hundreds of freelance editors offering a thousand different services, not to mention coaches, proofreaders, beta readers, and more. So, to clear up some of the confusion for you, here’s a quick and dirty field guide to the novelist support professionals you need to know about.