The Writer’s Craft #37 – Story Killers

This week’s feature is from Eli Effinger-Weintraub who blogs at The Back Booth ( Eli is self-described as: “Your average queer, atheistic, bicycle-obssessed, steampunk-lovin’ Pagan writer. Beloved of one wife, owned by two cats. Copyeditor by trade.” Her work appears in Steampunk Tales: Issue 5, edited by G.D. Falksen. “Why don’t we just shoot the…… Continue reading The Writer’s Craft #37 – Story Killers

Writer’s Craft #18 – Who Edits You?

Eli Effinger-Weintraub’s avatar on a recent comment to the Writer’s Craft was a image that read something like: “The one universal truth is everyone wants to change your text”. It’s so true! So after visiting her homepage and discovering she edits professionally, I asked her to comment on the phenomenon. – lynda Bad news. Your…… Continue reading Writer’s Craft #18 – Who Edits You?