Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Penny wise and pound foolish?

  Lately at Indie-Scribable, I’ve had a few prospective clients contact me about proofreading their novels, only to lose them when I quote my price. As you’ve heard me say … Continue reading

March 23, 2017 · 22 Comments

I can edit your shorter pieces too, you know

This couldn’t hurt. You’re getting a short story ready to submit to a contest or an anthology and you think maybe it could use a little brush-up or some tweaking. … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · 8 Comments

Open for editorial business in March

Putting the final touches on that novel you’ve been slaving over all winter long? I have a few slots open in March for proofreading, copyediting, or beta reading, if you’re … Continue reading

March 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

We got the beta

Not long after my post reminding everyone that my editorial service, Indie-Scribable, now does beta reading, I got a nice surprise. Friend-of-the-blog, and friend friend, Cinthia Ritchie, invited me to … Continue reading

February 9, 2017 · 9 Comments

Expert tease

Just a reminder that I’m here if you need me. For proofreading or copyediting, that is. Oh, and low-cost beta reading too. If you’ve made a New Year’s resolution to … Continue reading

January 7, 2017 · 4 Comments

Editorial gun for hire

By the by, you writers out there, I have some editing slots open during the holiday season, so if you have a novel or short story collection that you’re aiming … Continue reading

December 13, 2016 · 6 Comments

Heads up, readers/writers!

Y’all are the first to hear that, starting Friday, Town Father will be on sale for a mere 99 pennies. The sale runs all weekend and will be listed on … Continue reading

February 10, 2016 · 4 Comments

Announcing my new editing service

Welcome to my shingle-hanging announcement, folks! As of today, I’m open for business as an editor of indie books destined for publication on Amazon et al. I’m calling the operation … Continue reading

February 9, 2016 · 48 Comments

Even the best writers need a good editor

A quickie ‘cuz I’m swamped today, but this is fascinating: Gordon Lish’s edits on Raymond Carver’s “What We Talk About When We Talk About Love.” If you have time to … Continue reading

June 4, 2013 · 6 Comments