How I beta edit my own writing

In case this helps anyone. I often heavily beta my own work. Going through this process really improves your writing by leaps and bounds. Even if you also have other editors/critique for you, there’s a benefit to building this skill and practicing it on your work. It continues to be what gets me past that first draft and I use it on every story I write. Honestly, no other writing exercise has had such a dramatic impact on improving my writing skills more than this process does. It’s a lot of work, but the payoff is incredible. This is long, … Continue reading How I beta edit my own writing