EDIT: To prepare (written material) for publication or presentation, as by correcting, revising, or adapting


When a writer gets to the point of having finished the basic text of a book or other material, the most important step presents itself:   the editing.   This doesn’t come early in the process.  To the contrary, it comes after the writing, re-writing, personal revision, and commentary from several selected voices, like friends and family.    […]