Changing formatting, signs you need a beta reader, infodump with style, and a peek at the writer’s process — Links Roundup

chain linkThis week some particularly good blog posts came my way.

Finding and replacing formatting in Word

Three signs that it’s time to get a second opinion on your draft. See-saw, over-editing, & major changes.

Infodump with style — funny but practical tips for inserting information without ruining the story. What I like about this is it’s funny and it doesn’t just say “don’t do it.”

The Open Notebook, the story behind the story telling (in science journalism)


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