Stop using the TAB key and SPACEBAR to INDENT…Learn to do your INDENTS correctly… READ THIS POST…
Set your manuscript aside for a week or so then come back to it and revise it.
Have the “Read Aloud” function of your word processing program read it to you as you go over it and look for editable flaws.
Check for words that spell check won’t find because they are spelled correctly but are wrong, little things such as “They went their for breakfast.”
Next, we want to format it for submission, which is a process with several steps, all of which are important. It is a bit too long for one post, so I am dividing it into digestible chunks and will finish this series next week.
First, you must look for extra…
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