Creation of an epic – 27

The final stage, once a publisher has been found, is the transformation of the manuscript into the copy ready to be printed. In the case of Odysseus, when my website was created, a draft was put on it, along with maps, some of which were animated, and during the year…

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Creation of an epic – 26

So the grinding work began.  Douglas Campbell carefully checked spelling and grammatical errors while Carolyn started on the substantive editing.  I went through line by line, sometimes adjusting metre, sometimes rewriting or cutting segments for clarification or for adding new possibilities.  This phase is one in which any change may…

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