One Minute Editor: The Preposition Proposition

Hi! Nicola Martinez, editor-in-chief for Pelican Book Group. Here with today’s One Minute Editor tip. Tighten those sentences! Your browser does not support this audio   A quick and easy way to tighten sentences is to eliminate instances of the “double...

One Minute Editor: One Word or Two? Let’s think on that Awhile

Knowing when to use awhile or “a while” is sometimes confusing. Here’s a quick tip on how to know when awhile is one word or two: Never write “for for a time.” Let me explain. Your browser does not support this audio A while, two words, means “a time.”...

One Minute Editor: Four Questions Every Author Should Ask

Got a Minute? Introducing the One Minute EditorTM: Quick Tips for writing and polishing your manuscript from the editors at Pelican Book Group. Here’s today’s OME by Nicola Martinez, Editor-in-Chief Four Questions Every Author Should Ask About Every Scene...

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