Editing After The First Draft. Here are some simple suggestions to help you clean up that first draft.
I love the restructuring and the copy editing but for me getting that manuscript into a perfect state hurts my eyes and drives me nuts.
I kept writing. Novels, poetry, short stories, essays galore, all above and beyond anything required of me at school. Also all gone, but some still remembered, including one recently re-written and now being considered by a publisher.