Services

A good editor makes a book readable. An excellent editor makes the author shine.

Services and scheduling will be available as of August 15, 2021.

Sample Edit

A flat rate of $30 for 1000 words. Please see HERE for details.

Editing

Writing comes in a wide variety of formats. It is no longer limited to the Academic Journal, the Newspaper, the Book, and the Biography. There are blogs, Youtube description content, webcomics, web-stories, and so much more. Every location that text exists is an opportunity for the author to show their work and an editor to help that author shine.

I provide both the copy and substance edit together as a single service.

Examples:

  • 100K Word Fiction Novel = $1500
  • 1K Word Children’s Book = $30
  • 100K Word Nonfiction book = $1700
  • 5K Academic Paper = $80
  • 100K ESL novel = $1800
  • 1.2K Word Web Article = $24
  • 5K Short Story = $80
  • 1K Webcomic = $30
Fictional Novel Copy & Substance Editper word $0.015
Children’s Picture Book Copy & Substance Editper word $0.03
Nonfiction Book Copy & Substance Editper word $0.017
Academic paper (AP, MLA, APA, Chicago) Copy & Substance Editper word $0.016
English as a Second Language (novel or academic paper) Copy & Substance Editper word $0.018
Blog & Website Article Copy & Substance Editper word $0.02
Short Story (for anthologies, Wattpad, etc. up to 5000 words) Copy & Substance Editper word $0.016
Webcomic/Comic, Manga/Manwha/Donghua Post-Translation Cleaningper word $0.03

Agent Preparation Review

I will review query packet information authors send literary agents.

1 -2 page Novel Synopsisper word $0.03
Query Letterper word $0.03
15-30 page Novel Proposal, excluding chapter samplesper word $0.005
50-75 page Nonfiction Book Proposal, excluding chapter samplesper word $0.006
First Three Sample Chaptersper word $0.015

Preferred Formatting for working with the author:

  • Google Docs or Word
  • 12 Font
  • Garamond or Times New Roman
  • 1.15 Line Spacing
  • Remove before and after paragraph spacing
  • Indent first line in paragraph, remove tabs

Genres that I primarily, but not exclusively, work in:

  • Favorite Genres
    • Science Fiction, Slipstream, Bizarre, Weird
    • Fantasy, Fairytale, Folklore
    • Thriller, Suspense, Mystery
    • Action, Adventure
    • Romance
    • Fictional Anthologies
  • Academic Humanities
    • Sociology
    • Psychology
    • History
    • Art History
    • Gender Studies
    • English & Literature
    • etc.
  • Nonfiction Humanities
    • History
    • Biographies
    • Travel
    • Self-Help
    • Recipes
    • Etc.

Genres and Topics I Do Not Work In

  • Religion
  • Non-fiction Politics
  • Philosophy
  • Academic Science & Mathematics
  • Horror
  • Poetry
  • Musical Lyrics
  • Drama/Contemporary Literature
  • Significant PTSD, Abuse, Aggressive Erotica
  • Discriminatory materials inclusive of age, disability, sexual orientation, religion, nationality, ethnicity, race/color, sex.

The Legal Bit

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