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I am glad you stopped by!

I want to encourage you in this next step of your writing journey. 


Whether you need a light proofread, substantive revision, copyedit, manuscript review, or anything in between, I will come alongside you to help you create a captivating piece to engage, inspire, or educate your readers. You can learn more about me here.



Price ranges are listed after each service. If you would like to receive a complimentary no-obligation sample

edit of four double-spaced pages, please click here. I can offer you a fixed-price quote for

the entire project based on the services you desire or need.

I will work with you on flexible pricing or payment options to serve authors in every budget.

Ask about special package deals!

Editing Services

Desk with Book

      Manuscript Review


Not quite ready for a copyeditor? Need another reader to share feedback? Stuck on a chapter or plotline? I can help with a careful reading of your manuscript. I will then respectfully offer suggestions to improve your manuscript:


Identifying contradictory facts, plot holes, or inconsistencies.

You will receive a written critique addressing strengths, weaknesses, and recommended changes.



This service does not

include any proofreading or editing.


Cost: 0.005 per word (One-half cent per word)

Maximum price is $300 for fiction

Maximum price is $425 for nonfiction



Ceramic Vase

Developmental or Substantive Editing 


Recommendations for nonfiction heading/subheading placement

Creating chapter or heading titles

Overall clarity and flow 

Recommendations for moving paragraphs, sentences, or sections as needed 

Identifying and/or improving gaps between transition areas 

Rewriting sentences

Recommendations for cloudy explanations    

Creating workbook questions for Bible studies or devotionals


This only includes a light proofread.


Cost: 0.025 – 0.035 per word (2.5 to 3.5 cents per word)

$25 Minimum


Copyediting or Line-By-Line Editing


Includes all proofreading and can also include: 

Fact and Scripture verification 

Ensuring references and Bible permissions are cited 


Flagging errors in sentence structure and word usage 

Cross-checking tables or charts 

Ensuring the Table of Contents is correct

Minor formatting

Making wordy phrases more concise

Reducing prepositional phrases

Redundant words

Clarity and flow 

Age-appropriate vocabulary for a children's book


 Cost 0.020 – 0.024 per word (2.0 to 2.4 cents per word)

$30 Minimum for picture books

$25 Minimum for all other materials



Proofreading is usually done after a book has gone through an editing 

process and is almost ready to be published.

Checking typographical errors





Spacing or font errors 

Proper numbering 

References to tables or charts



Cost: 0.012 per word (1.2 cents per word)

$20 Minimum


Not sure what you need? You can email me.

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Levitating Books
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