200 Words

Have You Combed Your Story?

Melissa R. Mendelson
Nov 22 · 2 min read
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When I first started writing stories and poetry, I would rush to publish it online and see what others thought of it, believing that I knocked out most of the grammatical errors. I didn’t, and lately, I have been working with an editor that apparently likes to nitpick on everything. Granted, I have learned a lot from her, and now I feel embarrassed looking back on my stories and poetry, noticing…