250-335-3334

New Takeout rates

No, I’m not serving virtual burgers and chips to go! I’ve just made my “fast editing” service more attractive to businesses professors and students. For quick edits of documents up to 20 pages I’m offering very competitive rates. Please...

New service

I am now offering proofreading, at $4.00/page. Send me your academic articles, business documents, or book manuscripts (fiction or non-fiction). Files I work on: MS Word (.doc and.docx), Rich Text Format (.rtf), and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf).

Annual site update

You might get a bit lost while I’m working on new content and page navigation, but you can always use the Contact Form on the site (go here), or call / text 250-335-3334....

Rejigging my site

Just to let you know, for a few weeks the site will be reduced to this blog page and the Home page. I’m still taking on work, though! All the basics about hiring me to write and edit for you are still on the Home page. As always, I try to find ways that authors...

Speaking to Writing

Many lovers of drama and literature will know that in his old age, American playwright Eugene O’Neil could no longer write, due to illness. He found that writing longhand with pen on paper was essential to his creativity. I wonder if he was able to dictate functional...

How to research the dollar value of editing

This post has links to research on the dollar value of editing. I want to help editors (like me!) to market their services and justify their rates. I’ve also included some expensive “headline” examples. Adrienne Montgomerie’s followed this issue much longer than I...