I’ve never met a writer who relishes editing his or her own work. It’s tough. It can be tedious. It requires some serious sacrifices of the ego.
Basically, editing’s not a whole lot of fun. Unlike the actual writing bit, which can be fun. Want help to get through the tediousness of the editing process? Check out Positive Writer’s 6 Ways to Enjoy the Editing Process (Seriously)—written by me!
What did you think? Head to Positive Writer and leave a comment, or check out some of Bryan’s helpful posts on the editing process: Why Your First Draft Isn’t Crap (my personal favorite) and How to Edit Your Book Until It’s “Done” (also very helpful).