You’ve finished your book – now the real work begins

Last Sunday I finally submitted my edited manuscript to Harry, my agent at DHH Literary Agency. It had been a TOUGH three weeks of editing, and he'd only sent me one page of suggested edits. As already discussed in previous posts, I agreed with all the suggestions. The difficulty lay not in taking his advice, … Continue reading You’ve finished your book – now the real work begins

Following someone else’s recommendations is hard

I'm editing Godblind, in accordance with my agent Harry Illingworth's suggestions. And boy, is it difficult. I don't disagree with any of his recommendations; they all make sense, and I know they're going to improve the manuscript tenfold. It's just hard. When he sent them through - one page of suggestions - I thought I'd … Continue reading Following someone else’s recommendations is hard