Manuscript Essentials with Kate Goldsworthy

Join professional editor Kate Goldsworthy to learn how to edit and polish your manuscript for submission or publication.

Are you writing a manuscript, or planning to submit a manuscript to agents, publishers, competitions or residencies? This workshop will help you at any stage of your revision process. Sort out the essentials now so your manuscript is in the best shape possible when you send it out – and so you don’t have to worry about them when your manuscript is being edited to a strict deadline.

You will learn:

  • About the main stages of the editing process
  • How to revise your work to ensure clarity and consistency
  • How to avoid common major errors (e.g. with timelines) and minor errors (e.g. with punctuating dialogue)
  • About the main elements of any trade book manuscript
  • How to use Microsoft Word track changes, style guides, dictionaries, and other resources

Want to buy a workshop for a friend? Purchase a gift voucher here.

KYD‘s online workshops are hosted on a platform called Teachable. To enrol in this workshop on Teachable please click here

$149 – BUY

KYD Members receive a 10% discount on this course and all other KYD workshops. Become a member here, or contact [email protected] for more information.

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