Something to Look for When you Begin Editing: Name Changes

In a continuation of last weeks blog post, here is a behind-the-scenes look at something I face in my own editing. Name Changing. Something I don't usually notice until I go back and reread my manuscript or start editing is name changes. I've had multiple cases where a character's name got changed halfway through the…

Naming Your Characters

"Call me Ishmael."Moby Dick, Herman Melville The name of your main character is usually one of the first things your readers will want to know. That's why it's so important. I mean, have you ever met someone who doesn't have a name? No! One of the most important things to look at when you start…