Ever since way back when, Swoon
Reads has promised to “pull back the curtain” on the publishing industry, and
in keeping with that vow, I’m sharing an actual super-not-so-secret text
exchange between me and my Swoon Sib, Melinda Grace.
See, editing is this magically
wonderful process that you enter feeling like the somewhat sluggish,
terrified-yet-optimistic caterpillar building the chrysalis, having nothing to
go on but hope and trust (or ...