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Is Your Story Well-Written? How Do You Know?

My Manager: What is obvious to you is usually not obvious to anybody else

Bill Myers
Nov 6, 2019 · 5 min read

Will the reader get your points?

Will grammatical issues be annoying enough to prevent them from finishing?

Is the structure irritating?

Use independent proofreaders

My presence was a learning experience for everyone!

I thought that the subject was obvious!

Using proofreaders will postpone your publication date.

Consider the reader’s reading platform

Story Flow and Reader draw

Does every paragraph support the main topic in the title?
Do the paragraphs flow in a natural order?

Technical resources

Checking section headings & key sentences

Does your writing style draw the reader in?

How much revision time?

The percentage of draft time devoted to revision depends on how you write the first draft.

Conclusion

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Bill Myers

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William “Bill” Myers, Analyzes all, Programmer, retired. If you learn anything new, find enjoyment, have a new thought, then I’m successful. Photo: 1st article

ILLUMINATION-Curated

Outstanding stories objectively and diligently selected by 40+ senior editors on ILLUMINATION

Bill Myers

Written by

William “Bill” Myers, Analyzes all, Programmer, retired. If you learn anything new, find enjoyment, have a new thought, then I’m successful. Photo: 1st article

ILLUMINATION-Curated

Outstanding stories objectively and diligently selected by 40+ senior editors on ILLUMINATION

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