The 10 Emotional Stages of Editing

On Ryan Lanz’ ‘A Writer’s Path’ Samantha Fenton wrote about the 10 emotional stages of editing which some of us might know very well. Thank you for a great blog post, Samantha.

A Writer's Path

by Samantha Fenton

A long time ago, I started revising and editing my manuscript. And today… I am still revising and editing my manuscript. Rest assured, there have been many emotions involved. Here are some of them.

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One thought on “The 10 Emotional Stages of Editing

  1. This was good, but they forgot the stage where you suddenly start saying to yourself, “What was I smoking when I wrote that scene? Oh dear God, I don’t even remember doing that… Hello alcoholics anonymous, is it possible to have a problem even when you don’t drink?”

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