On yet another side note…

If you guys were wondering (I may just be overly excited) — here’s where I’m currently doing my Masters degree (in Publishing and Communications, if you were wondering)… The beautiful University of Melbourne. A few days before the semester began, I decided to wander around on campus, just to get a feel of the school…

What does it mean to be an editor?

Recently I’ve been thinking more and more about what it means to be an editor in today’s spell-check/self-published world. Are editors (copyeditors, developmental editors, commissioning editors) no longer in any demand, since (with minimal technological know-how, i.e. knowing how to simply press the F7 key on your keyboard when in Microsoft Word) almost anyone can “edit” and…