10 Steps to a Successful Revision

Today’s publishing world is more competitive than ever. To publish successfully, your manuscript needs to be as close to perfect as you can get it, and you need to be sure that you have written a novel the market will support. This session offers tips on how to pinpoint areas for improvement in your manuscript draft, whether it’s your first, second or third. Get tips for fixing common issues such as forced plot twists, cardboard characters, information dumps and unnatural dialogue. Gather the most valuable strategies for self-editing, explore successful ways to use beta readers, and learn how to make decisions about your project regarding editorial advice and market considerations.