• Apology for a Murder – Lorenzino de’ Medici

    Lorenzino de’ Medici might have gone down in history as one of the lesser known of a famous clan, a hooligan who may or may not have reformed, had it not been for the fact that he murdered his cousin, Alessandro de’ Medici, who also happened to be the Duke of Florence. After Lorenzino fled […]

  • Wisconsin Death Trip (1999)

    “Nowhere in this great continent of ours can be found a more desirable residence than Black River Falls…” Between 1890 and 1900, the town of Black River Falls in Wisconsin was subject to a bizarre catalogue of murders, suicides, insanity, pyromania, a diphtheria epidemic, mutterings about witchcraft, window-smashing, and other acts of violence and vandalism. […]

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    1.         These terms & conditions apply to any work done for the Client (you) by me (Karen McKellar | IndieCat Editorial). 2.         The Client is under no obligation to offer me work; neither am I under any obligation to accept work offered by the Client. 3.         I will provide service(s) as mutually agreed, confirmed in […]

  • Developmental Edit or Manuscript Critique?

    What is the difference between a manuscript critique and a full developmental edit? What can you expect from each service and which might be best for your circumstances? The basics Developmental editing focuses on the so-called “big picture” elements of a book – the plot, characterisation, theme, structure and so on. Just to confuse things […]