As a published writer, ghostwriter, and seasoned editor, I will collaborate with you to make your writing sing. Areas of expertise include fiction, memoir, self-help, and business. Author of “Climbing Mountains in Stilettos,” “The Era of Lanterns and Bells,” and “Stories I Can’t Show My Mother.”
Correct grammar, punctuation, spelling, and word usage; ensure clarity and flow of content; adhere to agreed-upon style
Caitlin Berve, MFA | Ignited Ink Writing, LLC[email protected]505-402-4599
copyediting, developmental editing, manuscript evaluation, publishing/self-publishing guidance, rewriting/repurposing, substantive editing, training, writing
As an editor, I make your story linger with readers to keep them turning pages until dawn. As a content creator, I ensure your ideal clients know how you can help them reach their burning desires. Specialties: fiction (especially fantasy, mystery, YA), memoir, health care, blogs, tutorial videos.
A former magazine editor, I work on book-length manuscripts, helping sculpt the text to perfection—from first draft to print.
John Wilcockson | R&J Editing Services[email protected]303-579-5696
With five decades of experience in the U.K, Europe and the U.S. as a magazine editor, award-winning journalist and publisher, and best-selling author, I now copyedit and proofread nonfiction books and magazine articles (sports, memoir, biography, history, current affairs are my specialties). I enjoy helping others make their written words the best they can be, whether they're authors, journalists, or first-time writers.
Linda Tate, PhD | Tate Communications[email protected]
academic editing, coaching/critiquing, copyediting, developmental editing, ghostwriting, proofreading, rewriting/repurposing, substantive editing, technical/legal
A former English professor, I have provided quick, efficient, eagle-eyed editing for both short and long projects for 35 years. Specialties: business, nonprofit, physical sciences, academic (humanities, social sciences), memoir, children’s issues, health/wellness, K-16 education.
Melanie Mulhall | Dragonheart[email protected]303-469-5780
coaching/critiquing, copyediting, developmental editing, manuscript evaluation, project management, proofreading, publishing/self-publishing guidance, substantive editing
Words that sing, dance, and get attention. Dragonheart: award-winning books; award-winning editing.
Cat Ohala[email protected]
academic editing, coaching/critiquing, copyediting, developmental editing, ghostwriting, manuscript evaluation, proofreading, rewriting/repurposing, substantive editing, technical/legal
Editor and writer with 30+ years of experience in fiction, memoirs, and highly technical nonfiction (medicine, science, social science texts; peer-reviewed journals; online courses). Proposal, hardware, and software writer.
academic editing, copyediting, project management, proofreading, rewriting/repurposing, substantive editing, technical/legal, writing
I have more than 25 years of experience in book, magazine, journal, and digital publishing for a variety of genres, including technical, scientific, academic, and business material. Areas of special interest include animals, veterinary medicine, ranching/agriculture, and outdoor recreation.
book proposal editing, copyediting, developmental editing, ghostwriting, manuscript evaluation, proofreading, substantive editing, technical/legal, writing
I have worked as an acquisitions editor, most recently at an association where I developed books about business, medicine, and pets. I have also been a freelance writer and editor. My personal essays and short stories are published in print and digital publications, and I edited and contributed to an anthology published in 2007. My specialty is developmental editing, and my areas of expertise include business books, memoirs, and fiction for adults and young adults.
Ellen Horowitz | HEADS/up[email protected]303-494-4842
academic editing, college essay coaching, copyediting, design/composition, permissions, photo research, proofreading, rewriting/repurposing, substantive editing, technical/legal, writing
Drawing on a rich tapestry of experience in science and history editing, writing, research, exhibit development, and design, I provide unique, meticulous editorial services to ensure clear and accessible communication. Specialties: scientific/technical investigation/reporting, forensics/litigation, museum projects, academic research, history/biography.
Toni Knapp | Toni Knapp Editorial Services[email protected]719-473-6365
coaching/critiquing, copyediting, developmental editing, proofreading, rewriting/repurposing, substantive editing, writing
Published writer with 30 years' experience in the book publishing industry as editor, acquisitions editor, and publisher. Specialties include adult fiction and nonfiction, YA, and children's.
Cassie Armstrong | MorningStar Editing LLC[email protected]719-494-6674
More than 13 years' experience working with independent authors, packagers, and publishers on fiction and nonfiction manuscripts. Specialties: children’s literature—picture books, middle-grade and YA fiction, children’s cookbooks, and nonfiction—as well as cookbooks and craft books for adult readers.
Jill Tappert, JD | Rose Editing[email protected]
copyediting, proofreading, publishing/self-publishing guidance, substantive editing, technical/legal
As a former attorney and forever booklover, Jill Tappert brings precision and passion to editing and book marketing. Jill’s keen eye for detail ensures that her clients' work is polished to perfection. She applies that same drive for excellence to her customized book-marketing services.
Sandra Jonas | Sandra Jonas Publishing[email protected]
copyediting, design/composition, developmental editing, e-book conversion/proofing, manuscript evaluation, permissions, project management, proofreading, publishing/self-publishing guidance, substantive editing
Experienced editor/designer and award-winning publisher eager to collaborate with you to fulfill your goals. I offer personal attention and the highest standards of quality and accuracy. Specialties: memoir, fiction, self-development, business, history.
book proposal editing, coaching/critiquing, copyediting, developmental editing, manuscript evaluation, publishing/self-publishing guidance, substantive editing, writing
I collaborate with experienced writers, businesses, and publishers to help produce standout material of outstanding quality. Areas of expertise: health/nutrition, self-help/how-to, business, spirituality, education, history, environment, fiction/narrative nonfiction, and more.
Maggie McReynolds | Un-Settling Books[email protected]303-955-8282
coaching/critiquing, copyediting, developmental editing, ghostwriting, line editing, manuscript evaluation, proofreading, publishing/self-publishing guidance, substantive editing
A longtime editor, journalist, and published author, Maggie guides writing clients and their manuscripts from foundational planning and multiple draft iterations through book design, formatting, and the self-publishing process. With a client roster of writers all over the world, Un-Settling Books also holds virtual and in-person writing retreats to support a cause near and dear to Maggie’s heart, the “care and feeding of creatives.” Subject expertise: nonfiction (general, narrative nonfiction, memoir, self-help), fiction (adult, YA, children), and social media rewriting/editing.
Elizabeth (Bette) Frick, PhD | The Text Doctor LLC[email protected]720-999-1851
academic editing, coaching/critiquing, copyediting, proofreading, substantive editing, technical/legal, training
Freelance editor with 30+ years of providing medical, scientific, nonfiction, memoir, and technical editing. I seek to help companies, organizations, and authors by improving the language, flow, structure, clarity, and correctness of their texts. I also add value through consulting, project management, and training in best practices in all stages of developing complex texts.
Lisa M. Joanis | All the Right Words®[email protected]303-905-5083
academic editing, copyediting, developmental editing, project management, proofreading, rewriting/repurposing, technical/legal, writing
All the Right Words®, a full-spectrum editorial services provider, has made order from chaos for nearly 30 years. Specialty areas: engineering, history, law, marketing, science, technical documentation, trade publications, and all facets of production.
Alice Levine | Alice Levine Editorial Services[email protected]303-447-0799
A passion for editing, proofreading, and the printed word. Decades of editorial expertise in nonfiction. Professional, enthusiastic instruction for individuals and training for businesses, organizations, and publishers.