When the day comes that you hold the proof copy of your book in your hands, you may feel such relief and exhilaration that you forget you still have work to do. You’re close to the end of the production process but this one last step is crucial – reviewing your proof copy. [caption id=“attachment_400” align=“alignright” width=“300”] Review Your Book’s Proof Copy Carefully[/caption] Here are eight steps to follow to ensure that you review your proof copy efficiently and with confidence that you’ve covered everything.
If you decide to participate in NaNoWriMo this November, here are ten tips to help you succeed: Clear your November calendar of all but the most essential activities. Warm-up by registering in October and learning where the support resources are Do your grocery shopping for the month by end of October. Warn your friends and family that you won’t see much of them. Prepare your workspace. Buy compression sleeves for your wrists Learn exercises to avoid wrist strain.