Substantive Editing

Reorganizing or clarifying the logical flow or structure of the overall work. This is also known as structural editing.

Stylistic & Copy Editing

Clarifying meaning; eliminating jargon and clichés; simplifying word usage. Correcting grammar, spelling, punctuation, and syntax.

Proofreading

 Checking over page proofs: text that has been copy edited and typeset. This is the final check before publishing.

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I have more than fifteen years of experience in the book publishing industry.

I provide a full line of services to help authors and organizations develop effective and polished writing. I have worked on a wide variety of projects, which has allowed me to develop the experience and tools necessary to help writers produce excellent writing regardless of style and subject matter.

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I am experienced in developing books from manuscript to finished product.

My editing helps writers in various areas of writing, including literary fiction, mystery, science fiction, fantasy, poetry, and business. Whether you’re just getting started or your text simply needs a basic copy edit, I can help you get your manuscript into great shape.

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Please contact me to learn more about my editing services.