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Gah! Editing sucks!

  • Coyote Walks (180 posts)
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    Gah! Editing sucks!

    That is all.

    Gryneos, Enthusiast like this

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  • MannyGoldstein (2342 posts)
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    1. Even worse:

    having your stuff edited by a bad editor.

    "It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it" - Upton Sinclair
  • MissDeeds (970 posts)
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    2. My peice of crap I-pad deletes my comments

    before I can post them. So annoying. It’s happened twice in less than twenty minutes. Grrrr.

    • roguevalley (2353 posts)
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      3. consider grammarly. It really works and they have a free version.

      Be love. Be light. Fear is the only darkness. Love is the only light.
      • Bernice Ta (412 posts)
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        4. It works if you have some basic idea of what you're doing.

        I think it’s best to know basic grammar (and spelling and punctuation), and use things like this to catch the times you miss something. It’s no sub for actual experienced eyes.

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