So you’ve decided you want help with your manuscript, but what do you do now? The first step is determining which services best fits your needs and where you are in the editing process.
Whether you have an idea you can’t seem to flesh out, an outline that needs some tweaks, or you’re a few chapters in and stuck in the trenches of writer’s block, Story Coaching will help give you the tools to take your ideas and make them into a completed first draft.
Developmental editing, also known as content or substantive editing, is the process of going through your manuscript to check for big picture problems such as plot holes, character inconsistencies, pacing problems and the like. Applying The Story Grid method, we will ensure that you novel has all the necessary obligatory scenes and conventions of the Genre, as well as verifying the five commandments are present in each Act and scene.
Copyediting, often incorrectly referred to as ‘proofreading’, is the process of identifying and reconciling any grammatical or mechanical issues present in a manuscript.
Now that you know the differences, get in touch and let us know how we can help you write your best book!