Why, When, and How to Hire an Editor
Sometimes it’s hard to see the forest for the trees…
I’m sure you know how this feels. You’ve been editing your novel for months, until one day you realize you aren’t sure what you’re supposed to be revising anymore. You know something isn’t right, but you’re so bogged down in your story that you can’t figure out what. At this point, you need an outside perspective—and that means hiring an editor.
Of course, hiring an editor is easier said than done. When is the right time to start? What type of editing do you need? Are you even ready to work with an editor? All of these questions are important to consider before diving into professional editing—so, in this article, let me walk you through everything you should know before hiring an editor for your novel!