Want to know how a good editor works with a writer? This article–about a brilliant, accomplished, intuitive editor–is as accurate a description as any I’ve ever read. Check it out here in the New York Times:


And if you’re interested in experiencing firsthand what it’s like to work with an editor, I am currently scheduling clients for 2020.

If you would like a sample of how to work with an editor, I am teaching my “Editing Magic” class for Lawson Writers Academy again in June and November. I’m only teaching it twice in 2020, so watch margielawson.com in May and October for signups. Limit 10 students per session. See you there! (Meanwhile, check out the powerful classes that LWA is offering right now.)