Check for spelling, grammar, and page specs as whole.
- About 10 pages/hour
Proofreading for spelling, grammar, usage, and punctuation, and checking for accuracy and page specs.
- 5 to 10 pages/hour
Everything involved with Basic Copyediting plus reading for content as a whole. I will give you suggestions on how to "get out of your head" so that your manuscript is more understandable and engaging. I do not change your material, only suggest. It's up to you if you want to use it or not.
- 2 to 5 pages/hour
This involves everything above and I help you create your story as clear and concise as possible. You will have access to me during certain hours throughout the day to answer any questions you may have. Depending on the text, I will give you a flat monthly rate of $600.
Researching involves anything you feel you need to support your manuscript. If you don't want to do the work or don't know what to research, I will do that for you. I'll also give you ideas to help the reader see, feel, taste, smell, and touch when they read your story.
- I have a very wide medical background and vast knowledge of how the human body works.
Liza is a fantastic editor. She works in a timely manner and keeps her client constantly updated on her progress or if there is a delay. If I had a question, it was answered within a day. She's patient and will go through reasons why she makes the edits she suggests. She helped beat the flaws out of my manuscript and forge it into a fully formed story without me losing my own writing style or authorial voice.
Most of all, she is extremely accommodating to the needs of the author. When it comes to time-zones, chat programs, or methods of communication, Liza adapts to the schedule and comfort of her client. She's open-minded, passionate and enthusiastic about storytelling.
- Q. DiFulvio