I recall my colleague Kate Haigh talking about erasable pens but I never got round to buying my own. Then, recently, during a trip to the supermarket I came across Pilot's FriXion erasable rollerball pens, a set of three (one each of blue, black and red) for six quid. Perhaps you can get them cheaper elsewhere. I got mine from Tesco.
For those still proofreading or editing on paper now and then, they're marvellous!
It's been a few months since I worked on paper but I'm really looking forward to working with these, particularly given the amount of money I spend on corrector pens/tape. Give 'em a try!
Search the blog
I'm an Advanced Professional Member of the UK's national editorial society.
All text on this blog, The Proofreader's Parlour, and on the other pages of this website (unless indicated otherwise) is in copyright © 2011–17 Louise Harnby. Please do not copy or reproduce any of the content, in whole or part, in any form, unless you ask first.