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Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Essential for Every Writer: Credible, Easy Resource for Style, Preferred Spellings, and More

OMG, I love this site. Everyone should keep make it a favorite on their e-mail programs. http://creativeservices.iu.edu/resources/guide/spelling.shtml Trust me you'll refer to it thousands of times per year if you care at all about style choices, preferred spellings and the like. Couple it with The Frugal Editor and you've got your essential library handy. You can rely on it to give you the most traditional, credible choices possible to get your queries and manuscripts past the gatekeepers. Need I say more?


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Carolyn Howard-Johnson edits, consults and speaks on issues of publishing. Find her The Frugal Editor: Put Your Best Book Forward to Avoid Humiliation and Ensure Success at http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0978515870. Learn more about her other authors' aids at www.howtodoitfrugally.com, where writers will find lists and other helps on the Resources for Writers page. She blogs on all things publishing (not just editing!) at her Sharing with Writers blog.
And please tweet to your followers. We all need a little help with editing. (-:

2 comments:

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Karen and Robyn - Writing for Children said...

Thanks for the tip. I retweeted it.
Karen Cioffi
http://dkvwriting4u.com

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