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How do I become a better editor? Will editing help me with my writing?
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Bamp
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Editing is writing. You have to revise everything.
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/lit/ pls
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Better editing, I don't know.
But trying to work out and explain what's wrong with the writing of others will help you understand how to avoid doing it yourself.
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>>7642924
seeing them as separate tasks seems pretty clueless. so first step is to get a clue. keep reading
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bump..
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>/lit/ can't even offer any fucking advice

This board fucking sucks.
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>>7646075
Your mom sucks lmao
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>>7646080
xDD
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>>7642924
Write analysis in the margins of books you read, this is editing backwards and will help you identify opportunities in your own writing. The story is in the margins when reading and writing. So yeah, edit between the lines.
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>>7646539
can we see a picture of one of your books?
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>>7643015
this

re-writing is where all the action is at.
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>>7646575
Why do you want that? There's plenty of that on lit already. I've posted a couple before, but every time I do I feel like a cunt.
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:^)
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