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Taking the scenic route to life as a copy-editor

Those of us who choose to work as a professional copy-editor and proofreader often have a previous career history in a variety of fields, such… Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new…

And now for the next chapter – fiction editing

With my six-month employment as a magazine editor finally over, I was delighted to be back in the freelance fold. I felt invigorated after conference,… Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new…

Final day of conference is filled with genius tips

I woke up on Monday morning – the final day of SfEP Conference 2018 – feeling sad. We still a full day of workshops and… Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new…

Lightning strikes as conference moves into day two

Sunday was the first day of conference proper. I woke really early and lay there feeling pretty nervous. I’d practised my lightning talk a few… Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new…

We’re off to Lancaster for SfEP Conference 2018

Conference day dawned very early indeed. In fact, to say ‘dawned’ implies that light was involved. Not so. My alarm went off at 4.45am and… Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new…

To blog, or not to blog, that is the question

The thought comes to many of us at some point in our freelance lives that we really should start a blog. As editors and proofreaders,… Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new…

How to get your editorial business noticed

When you work for yourself, the internet can feel overwhelming and over-populated. Trying to stand out from the crowd can leave people like us, running… Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new…