Editing Services

I specialize in Fantasy and Science Fiction for adults, young adults, and teens, but I’m open to other work as well. Query with questions.
I also provide book design services. Click here to go to that page.

Content

Editorial Assessments

“What is an Editorial Assessment?”

Basic
I will read your manuscript and write a report discussing your theme, plot, characters, and more. I will offer suggestions on revising issues.
CDN $11.00 per 1000 words

Standard
Basic package plus more in-depth analysis. I will provide a revision strategy and discuss the strength and weaknesses of individual scenes.
CDN $13.00 per 1000 words

Premium
Standard package plus a 1-hour video call discussing my feedback. Double-length report plus in-line comments.
CDN $15.00 per 1000 words

Developmental Editing

“What is Developmental Editing?”

Light
I will comment on structure, tone, consistency, etc., as well as help you with character/setting development and worldbuilding.
CDN $19.00 per 1000 words

Medium
I will prove all “light” services, plus write a full report as well. I will provide a written outline/synopsis and a story timeline.
CDN $23.00 per 1000 words

Heavy
I will provide all “medium” services, plus two 1-hour video calls to discuss revision strategies and brainstorm ideas.
CDN $27.00 per 1000 words

Technical

Copyediting

“What is Copyediting?”

Light
I will correct spelling, punctuation, grammar, & usage errors and provide a style sheet.
CDN $6.00 per 1000 words

Medium
I will provide all “light” services plus fact-checking and in-depth explanations of corrections.
CDN $11.00 per 1000 words

Heavy
I will provide all “medium” services plus offer syntax corrections for clarity and consistency.
CDN $16.00 per 1000 words

I offer a free editing sample of up to 1000 words.

Line Editing

“What is Line Editing?”

Light
I will go through your manuscript word-by-word to ensure consistency in tone, voice, and language.
CDN $12.00 per 1000 words

Medium
I will provide all “light” services plus offer corrections in syntax & language for the intended audience.
CDN $17.00 per 1000 words

Heavy
I will provide more in-depth “medium” services plus offer a 1-hour video call to discuss feedback and revision.
CDN $22.00 per 1000 words

Proofreading

“What is Proofreading?”

Light
For minimal corrections. I will fix spelling, punctuation, grammar, & usage errors.
CDN $4.00 per 1000 words

Medium
I will provide all “light” services plus fix formatting issues for consistency.
CDN $8.00 per 1000 words

Heavy
I will provide more in-depth “medium” services plus a free revision.
CDN $12.00 per 1000 words

I offer a free proofreading sample of up to 1000 words.

Copyediting & Proofreading Combo

Basic
Light copyediting pre-design and light proofreading post-design.
This includes correction of spelling, punctuation, grammar, & usage errors.
CDN $7.00 per 1000 words

Standard
Medium copyediting pre-design and medium proofreading post-design.
This includes all basic technical corrections plus fact-checking & correction of formatting.
CDN $13.00 per 1000 words

Premium
Heavy copyediting pre-design and heavy proofreading post-design.
This includes all technical corrections plus an extra proofreading revision for free.
CDN $19.00 per 1000 words

Writing

Ghostwriting

“What is Ghostwriting?”

Basic
Short blurbs, scenes, chapters, an entire book.
Requested: most of the research done, a general outline, characters, and settings.
I will provide one 1-hour video call for discussion of the project.
CDN $25.00 per 1000 words

Standard
Short blurbs, scenes, chapters, an entire book. Requested: minimal research, a general outline, any other info you can provide.
I will provide 1-hour video calls dependent on the size of the project.
CDN $30.00 per 1000 words

Premium
Short blurbs, scenes, chapter, an entire book.
Requested: nothing. I will work with you in the sense of co-writers. You will remain in complete control for the entire project.

Unlimited video calls by request (within reason).
CDN $35.00 per 1000 words

Editing Discounts

Drafts
50% reduction for subsequent drafts (drafts 2 and up are the same price)

Different Service
10% reduction if the editor has read work prior (i.e., developmental to technical editing)

Full Package
overall additional 5% reduction of services if the client requests 3 or more different services

Free Services

Since these are free services, a waitlist applies.
They are lower in priority than paid work, so keep in mind that I may not be able to keep your deadline.

Beta Reading
“What is Beta Reading?
send a Word document or PDF; I will provide insight about characters, plot, and overall writing style/quality, plus any additional notes I have

ARC Reading
“What is an ARC Reader?”
send a link to your ARC reading site or send a document directly to me; reviews will be posted on Amazon, Goodreads, my website blog, and other platforms of your choice

Book Review
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send a PDF or ePub to be read; reviews will be posted on Amazon, Goodreads, my website blog, and other platforms of your choice