A-conferencing I will go – Part 2

Welcome to part two of my blog series about the 2017 Society for Editors and Proofreaders conference. If you haven’t read part one yet, you can find it here. Every good day starts with a good breakfast, and this was certainly true of day one of conference. Coming back...

A-conferencing I will go…. Part 1

Late last night (or rather early this morning) I returned from my third trip to the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP) annual conference. Since my first tentative sign-up to conference in 2015, I’ve come to view conferences as a vital part of improving my...

Hello, world!

It’s been quite a long time since my last blog, and I wish I had a better excuse other than life just getting away from me! I’ve had a very busy few months and it seemed that every time I sat down to write a blog, something (or someone) would pull my attention away...

Going global

Today saw the launch of a new venture I am involved in: Editing Globally. It’s an international collective of like-minded editors (five of us) who have decided to team up to offer a huge range of editorial services to clients. Today has been a real whirlwind of...

The 27th annual SfEP conference

It’s been a couple of days since I returned from my second SfEP (Society for Editors and Proofreaders) conference, and I’ve just about regained the power of speech, although I can’t guarantee this blog will make 100% sense (but when do they ever?!). As expected, I...