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We look into the symbiotic relationship between writers and their editors.

Camilla Gibb: The toughest thing an editor ever told me  »

The award-winning author of The Beauty of Humanity Movement recalls the harshest criticism an editor ever gave her.

Avoid self-indulgence but take naps  »

Camilla Gibb tells us what she has learned from her editors, and Martha Sharpe reveals how she survives editing manuscripts.





"X" marks the spot  »

Jonathan Goldstein and Ken Sparling on "killing your babies."

Four-letter words and helpless laughter  »

The editor/writer pair Kate Cassaday and Gail Vaz-Oxlade share their stories on how they make the relationship work.





Kate Cassaday: Not in those words  »

Gail Vaz-Oxlade’s editor on working with Canada’s most hard-hitting financial guru.

Gail Vaz-Oxlade: You want me to do what?  »

The financial guru waxes poetic about her exacting editor.





Carmine Starnino: The power of a light touch  »

Richard Greene: Striking gold in the kitchen sink  »

The GG Award-winning poet pays tribute to his editor, Carmine Starnino.



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