“Book-buyers aren’t attracted, by and large, by the literary merits of a novel; book-buyers want a good story to take with them on the airplane, something that will first fascinate them, then pull them in and keep them turning the pages.” – Stephen King
“We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master.” – Ernest Hemingway
“The ear is the only true writer and the only true reader.” – Robert Frost
“Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.” – Pablo Picasso
“Many a writer seems to think he is never profound except when he can’t understand his own meaning.” – George D. Prentice
My name is Rob Bignell. I’m an affordable, professional editor who runs Inventing Reality Editing Service, which meets the manuscript needs of writers both new and published. I also offer a variety of self-publishing services. During the past decade, I’ve helped more than 300 novelists and nonfiction authors obtain their publishing dreams at reasonable prices. I’m also the author of the 7 Minutes a Day… writing guidebooks, four nonfiction hiking guidebook series, and the literary novel Windmill. Several of my short stories in the literary and science fiction genres also have been published.