Back in the mid-nineties when I originally conceived and wrote FANTASY MAN (Samhain Publishing 2/2/16) the heroine was a virgin. Thanks to my editor she no longer is. Not that he deflowered her or anything!
A man editing romance novels? Why would he want to?
I have no idea why he does it, I just hope he keeps doing it, because Noah is one of the best editors I’ve had.
Because Samhain finally gave me a chance. Because at Samhain “it’s all about the story.”
Do You Need An Editor? Yes. You do. But only if you want what you write to be readable. Only if you care about your readers and want them to get the best experience they can from reading your work. Otherwise? Sure, just throw it out there and see if …
? And may I just say, being a best-seller does not always equate to being a great writer. What it means more often is you were the first with a mind-boggling and unique twist on an old idea. Because, as we all know, there are no new ideas.
So…the editors that bought those books saw something in them. Bottom line? They were good enough to be published,