What is Revision?During "Polish Your Poetry and Prose" month in May, we're going to focus on answering one simple question: how can we help you learn to revise effectively?What is Revision? by GeneratingHype
Writing is a process, even if it is an individual process, and one of the most important aspects of that process focuses on evaluating a text and reflecting on its strengths and weaknesses, not only to improve that single piece, but to have ideas in mind to write the next piece better. That is where revision comes in.
:resume: So, what is revision?
Revision is when you look at text for its content (ideas), organization, and style. Often confused with proofreading or editing, especially in formulaic and commonly-taught writing processes, revision is not immediately concerned with common conventions such as spelling, punctuation, grammar, capitalization, or formatting