Selecting a Title

For the past nine months I have been using a working title for the book: Distance Caregiving Simplified:  How to manage your parent’s care from across town or across the country While the beta readers were combing through the manuscript, I turned my attention to the title.  It is one of three critical components required … Continue reading Selecting a Title

First Edit:  Do all of the chapters fit together?

Writing chapters is easy for me.  My challenge is pulling all of the chapters together into a coherent whole that is easy for people to read and use.  I will hire an editor to help me polish this book for publication but I want to take a first pass at it myself to be sure the message I want to convey is clear and makes sense.  Here is the 6-question checklist I am using to guide the first edit.