Author and agent Bill Gladstone shares insights about writing to fill the need to write. He recommends that if you are an author with a true and important message, write it without thinking about the success it might have.
Freelance editor Marcela Landres describes the various types of editing, including line editing, copy editing, and developmental editing. She also describes the role of the publisher in the editing process and the importance of developmental editing by the author.
Author and grammar expert, Constance Hale, offers a very clear description of the various types of editing, including copy editing, line editing, and structural (or developmental) editing. A good editing process includes all of these.