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A Guide To Self-Edit Your Memoir Manuscript

self-editing checklist

A quick, easy and effective way to check on the readiness of your manuscript to go to its next stage. These points are some of what the checklist will ask you to verify:

  • Is your story as big and as small as it needs to be?
  • Have you used striking and salient details?
  • Are the episodes that develop your story-line contributing to your theme?
  • Have you eliminated asides and digressions—however interesting—that are not part of the story?
  • and much more. In fact, about 30 more points to help you write the best memoir you are capable of writing.

This self-editing checklist will save you time and money. It is an indispensable addition to your memoir-writing tool kit.

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