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  • Fiction
  • Editing
  • Grammar
  • Punctuation
  • Spelling
  • Writing
  • Arts
  • Legal
  • Medical
  • Research
  • Academic
  • Autobiography
  • Book Writing
  • Books
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Services

  • Editor, Mechanical Editing, Line Editing

    $15/hr Starting at $25

    You or your business will be represented in the best possible way. As an editor I will ensure that the grammar, spelling, punctuation and syntax will be correct. The written materials will reflect your...

    AcademicArtsBooksBusinessDissertation
  • Index Creator, Table of Contents, etc.

    $15/hr Starting at $25

    I will create an index, table of contents, bibliography, list of references, footnotes or glossary for your book or research papers. High quality, accurate work at a reasonable price. All work completed...

    ArtsComputerEnglish LanguageFictionLegal
  • Proofreader

    $14/hr Starting at $25

    You or your business will be represented in the best possible way. Grammar, spelling punctuation and syntax will be correct. Tables of contents, glossaries, footnotes and bibliographies can be checked...

    GrammarProofreadingPunctuationSpelling
  • Writer

    $15/hr Starting at $25

    I re-word difficult or awkward sentences so they express exactly what you want them to say. Grammar, punctuation, spelling and syntax will be correct.The utmost care is taken to make sure your ideas,...

    GrammarMaterialsPunctuationRewritingSpelling
  • Book Writer

    $25/hr Starting at $80

    Experienced book writer will help you create your novel, autobiography, self-help book, spiritual/religious book, or nonfiction book. There are several ways we can work together; just contact me for more...

    AutobiographyBook WritingCreativeEditingFiction
  • Book Developmental Editor

    $15/hr Starting at $25

    Developmental editing is most often used for books and lengthy reports. I will read your manuscript and recommend areas that could be further developed, advise on structure, content, what might be added...

    Developmental EditingEditingFictionReportsStructure

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About

Professional Word Worker. Editor, Proofreader, Content Editor, Developmental Editor, Copy Editor, Line Editing, Mechanical Editing, Writer, Copywriter, Report Writer

Let me present your work at its best. Professional word worker: offering editing, proofreading, and writing services. I have 36 years of experience. Native English speaker, conversant with American, British, and Canadian English. Awarded the Bachelor of Arts degree in English Language and Literature. Quick, cooperative, exacting, professional service. Excellent work at a fair price.

I do developmental, copy, mechanical and line editing. This includes correcting grammar, punctuation, spelling, and syntax; and I am happy to reword awkward sentences, or further develop your writing, if you wish. Organizing of your materials is also available. Formal, academic editing style or more informal, conversational styles of editing are available. Authors, please see my developmental editing services. Website content written and edited.

Dedicated to working on your book, e-book, website, blog, dissertation, thesis, training course, manual, or document. Any changes will be absolutely true to your voice and intentions. I respect your work.

I'm familiar with many business, computer, legal, medical, military, musical, and technical terms. Editing or proofreading of thesis or dissertation papers, essays, articles, academic journal articles; editorials; textbooks; business, legal and medical documents; speeches, reports, and white papers. If there is a style sheet the work must conform to, please tell me before the work begins.

Nondisclosure agreements (NDAs) are no problem. Past holder of a military "Secret" security clearance.

All work is completed on time, within the agreed budget. I value good working relationships and will find the best way to work with you.You can see five-star reviews of my work on Upwork dot com at https://www.upwork.com/freelancers/~0143faf7dec1349591?viewMode=1. Please contact me so we can discuss your project.

Work Terms

I will work by the hour, quote you a price per page of editing or proofreading, or set a fixed price for the job. Deadlines are absolute and always met. Fast service is often possible. I offer you excellent work at a fair price. You can reach me here on Guru.com, on Skype, or my US phone (510-263-7215).