You want to make your words work for you. You’re in the right place.
After all, when others come to expect great words from you, you can bet on more meaningful connections within your industry and less stress about hitting Send (or Publish)!
With a degree in Communications/English and a decade of editing experience, I come alongside writers, bloggers, and students and polish your pages until they shine. An author myself, I understand that everyone needs an extra pair of eyes.
Availability: I am able to take on only limited editing projects at this time since welcoming our second child. Thank you for your understanding! You are welcome to email me to check on my availability. I also heartily recommend these fellow editors:
- Anne Mateer:A fellow historical fiction author, Anne is well-versed in the publishing industry as well as indie publishing.
- Betsy St. Amant: An incredible author, Betsy has expanded her offerings of editorial services.
- Elisabeth Adams: Elisabeth is a gracious and gifted editor, with the ability to see the big picture.
- Copy or Line Editing: $1.00 per page*
Includes a word-by-word comprehensive read-through of your project and elimination of typos, spelling errors, and general grammar mistakes. Not sure the difference between a copy/line edit and a content edit? Check out my FAQs here.
- Content Editing: $2.00 per page*
In addition to all the features of a line edit, this package includes a line-by-line study of your project and thoughtful suggestions on where sentences can be smoothed, paragraphs strengthened, and pages polished. I promise to respect your individual writing style while pointing out what could be improved.
- a la carte Editing Services: quote available upon request
Are you looking for a service that relates to editing and/or your publishing needs, but don’t see it listed above? Request a quote to let me know what you’re looking for. Contact me at [email protected].
*Page requirements: double-spaced, Times New Roman 12 pt font
Want to hire me? Here’s how to get started.
Step 1. Email me at [email protected] for a complimentary, no-obligation consultation and sample edit. Let me know what type of project you are working on, what your timeline is, and attach five pages of your project for me to work on.
Step 2: Watch your email for my response and completed sample edit. (I will reply within 24 hours if I receive your email M-Th.)
Step 3: Review my sample edit. We’ll use the opportunity to make sure we’re the perfect fit before you commit.
Step 4: If you decide to work with me, I’ll send you a contract. If you decide not to work with me or if we aren’t a perfect fit, I’m happy to share recommendations for fellow editors who may abe to help you.
Have questions? Email me or request a quote using the form below.
I am unable to take on any new editing projects at this time as I welcome our second child. Thank you for your understanding!
I do not take on projects containing adult material; please inform me of any questionable content your project may contain so that we can both decide if our partnership will be mutually beneficial.
I accept payments through Paypal and require 50% up-front. Balance to be paid in full when edited manuscript is returned.
I reserve the right to refuse any project at any time for any reason; if payment has already been received, I will issue a complete refund.