Thoughts to Ponder About Writing & Editing; new ePub released

This has been around for awhile, but I revisited it today and found it interesting and helpful, particularly the bit about the sense of smell: Annie Murphy Paul: The Brilliant Report: Your brain on fiction.

Here’s a British article on grammar: Grammar rules everyone should follow. If nothing else, it’s a bit of fun as well as informative. I especially like Steven Pinker’s comment on “shibboleths.”

cover_smallMy friend Paul Vantoch’s memoir, Outlasting The Nazis And Communists: My Life in Prague, is now available as a Nook book (ePub format) at Barnes & Noble online.



About Polishing Your Prose

Larry M Edwards is an award-winning investigative journalist, author, editor and publishing consultant. He is the author of three books, and has edited dozens of nonfiction and fiction book manuscripts. Under Wigeon Publishing, he has produced six books. As author, "Dare I Call It Murder? A Memoir of Violent Loss" won First Place in the San Diego Book Awards in 2012 (unpublished memoir) and 2014, Best Published Memoir. The book has also been nominated for a number of awards, including: Pulitzer Prize, Benjamin Franklin Award, Washington State Book Award, and One Book, One San Diego. As Editor, "Murder Survivor’s Handbook: Real-Life Stories, Tips & Resources" won the Gold Award in the 2015 Benjamin Franklin Book Awards, Self-Help. For a sample edit and cost estimate, contact Larry: larry [at] larryedwards [dot] com -- -- --
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