Finding the Right Copyeditor for Your Fantasy or Sci-Fi Novel

And 5 things to expect from your copyeditor After completing the revisions your developmental editor suggested and maybe made tweaks from your critique partners suggestions, it's time for a copy edit. Whether traditionally publishing or self-publishing, the process is similar. If you aren’t sure of the differences between editors, copyeditors, and proofreaders, see my refresher. … Continue reading Finding the Right Copyeditor for Your Fantasy or Sci-Fi Novel

The Difference Between Copyeditors, Proofreaders, and Editors: A Short Refresher

I hear the question each time I tell someone what I do. “What’s a copyeditor? Is that the same as a proofreader?” Sometimes the person asks me to review the structure of their novel. Here’s the difference between editors, copyeditors, and proofreaders: Editor - In this context, the editor is the one who helps with … Continue reading The Difference Between Copyeditors, Proofreaders, and Editors: A Short Refresher

Copyediting for Fantasy and Speculative Fiction

Today, Epos is offering copyediting specific to fantasy and speculative fiction. A copyeditor of fantasy and speculative fiction has to perform all the work any fiction copyeditor must do. The editor must also understand fantastic concepts, terms, and speculative science logic. They must track consistency with fictional worlds, invented names, and invented terminology. Learn more … Continue reading Copyediting for Fantasy and Speculative Fiction