Editing

Editors need strong writing, interpersonal, listening and speaking skills. They must be curious, creative and have diligence and attention to detail. They also tend to possess strong storytelling skills.

Content Library: Editing
Roy Peter Clark's Writing Tips more_vert
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Roy Peter Clark has written or edited nearly 20 books about the craft of writing, including Writing Tools: 55 Essential Strategies for Every Writer, The Art of X-Ray Reading: How the Secrets of 25 Greats Works of Literature Will Improve Your Writing, and most recently, Murder Your Darlings: And Other Gentle Writing Advice from Aristotle to Zinsser.

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    Become a better creative writer with The Write Practice. Find the best lessons and get timed exercises.

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