Two recent experiences have made me hyper-aware of the importance of good editors.
I’ll confess I have a love-hate relationship with editors scouring my manuscripts looking for mistakes and questioning problems that are sometimes only in that person’s obsessively compulsive imagination.
But wait. You don’t know how this works do you? So here are the steps my own traditional publisher and many others require–the steps after a book has already been purchased.
- The manuscript–the best the author can make it–is finished and turned in. Prayers begin.