Writer, is Formatting Your Manuscript a Headache? ~ Rachael Ritchey

Reblogged from Rachael Ritchey:

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One thing that I’ve learned over time is that there are some specific (though not set in stone) requirements to the formatting of a manuscript.

How it looks and how it works do matter!

In my time as a book formatter, I’ve also learned that there are a wide variety of ways to incorrectly format a manuscript. The problems start back at the very beginning, and that’s why I think it’s important for us authors to learn how to format the most basic parts of our works in progress so that our editor doesn’t have to waste any time fixing things we could have done ourselves.

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com.
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6 Responses to Writer, is Formatting Your Manuscript a Headache? ~ Rachael Ritchey

  1. Thanks so much for sharing, Sue! I hope this series helps a lot of writers feel confident about formatting WIPs and manuscripts. 🙂


  2. Adele Marie says:

    Thank you for sharing Sue, I really need to read this and save it. xxx


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