Why Cover Negative News?

When bad things happen to God’s people, what’s a Christian publication to do? While there can be pressure from readers to report only upbeat, positive news, the publisher of The Charlotte World explains why his paper covers both the good and the bad.

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The Editor as Coach

Marshall Cook talks about getting good articles and building good writers by adopting a "coaching" approach to editing, rather than assuming an adversarial role with the writer.

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Things to NOT say to a Publisher

Former EPA editor-tuned-publisher Dale Hanso Bourke returned from the dark side of the force to give mere mortals a quick guide to things you should never, ever say to your publisher (if you want to continue being an editor).

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What Shall We Call This Article?

Finding a title that’s both apt and catchy is an art form for editors. The practical pointers below were lifted from a workshop given by John Maempa at EPA1999 in Orlando. John is a veteran editor with the Gospel Publishing House.

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