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Is your plot limping along? Do your characters need a shot of believability? Do you have an overdose of adjectives and adverbs? If the answer is yes—or worse, you don’t know what I’m talking about—then you need a book doctor.
An award-winning author, Sandi Rog has been editing since 1999 and has given writing workshops in various venues. She enjoys teaching the craft to aspiring authors. Learn more about Sandi by clicking on her photo or by visiting her blog at http://sandirog.blogspot.com/.
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EDIE MELSON is a freelance writer and editor with a passion for life’s stories. She loves to share her 16+ years experience in the field of writing through mentoring and teaching others.
Pam Zollman is the award-winning author of 40 children’s books and numerous short stories and articles. She’s an experienced editor and a charter member of Romance Writers of America. She also speaks regularly at writers’ conferences across the country, critiques manuscripts, and judges in writing contests.
WENDY CHOROT will pull out her stethoscope and diagnose your manuscript's symptoms. She'll write the correct prescription and follow up on rehabilitation. She's the type of book doctor who says, "Take two of these and I'LL call you in the morning."
SANDY TRITT is a writer, editor and speaker, as well as the founder and CEO of Inspiration for Writers, Inc. Her fiction has appeared in many literary magazines and anthologies. She teaches creative writing and gives writing workshops.
Award-winning author and speaker, DARLENE FRANKLIN has six books and novellas in print (with six more on the way) as well as numerous nonfiction articles. Aside from her experience in publishing, Darlene is available to help you with your editing needs.
DAVE KING is the co-author of "Self-Editing for Fiction Writers," a best-seller among writing books. An independent editor since 1987, he is also a former contributing editor at "Writer's Digest." Many of his magazine pieces on the art of writing have been anthologized in "The Complete Handbook of Novel Writing" and in "The Writer's Digest Writing Clinic."
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