Wow… life has been hectic this year and we’re only two months in! Thankfully, though the craziest part of my life for the last few years is about to end.
For those of you reading this who don’t know, for the last three years, I have been studying to get my bachelor’s degree. In 5 weeks, I will be completely finished. For good. Forever. I actually cannot believe it! If you’re wondering, my degree m
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Sometimes writers get so involved in the plot they can't see the wood for the trees. Hang on a sec'--thA place to connect writers with Beta readers.
Sometimes writers get so involved in the plot they can't see the wood for the trees. Hang on a sec'--that's a cliche and it's better to remove it.
A cliche is just one of the things to look out for while writing. They can slip in unnoticed and ruin an otherwise great paragraph. Then there's the passive voice, accents, misspelling, typos, incorrect data. The list is long.
Avid Beta readers are not your editor or proof reader and don't expect them to do the grunt work. That's up to you. But they could have spotted a few fleas BEFORE you released the book and helped strengthen your story.
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