Do you ever get hired for a copy/content edit for a story so bad that it isn’t worth salvaging? What do you do then?
Hey Dave, great to hear from you again!
We do get orders for manuscripts that are extremely rough, as is natural for first drafts. Sometimes, a manuscript is so rough that, in our opinion, it would be less work for the author to start a new story than to salvage the current one. What we do then depends on the type of editing the client has requested.
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