developmental editing

Help turn your idea into a book proposal and/or manuscript; offer strategies to improve structure, clarity, and pacing; suggest rewrites

[email protected]303-415-9022
I collaborate with experienced writers, businesses/nonprofits, and publishers to help produce standout material of outstanding quality. Areas of expertise include health/nutrition, self-help/how-to, business, spirituality, education, history, environment, fiction/narrative nonfiction, and much more.
Caitlin Berve, MFA | Ignited Ink Writing, LLC
[email protected]505-402-4599
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.
Linda Tate, PhD | Tate Communications
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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.
Maggie McReynolds | Un-Settling Books
[email protected]303-955-8282
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.
Tanja Pajevic | Tanja Pajevic, Inc.
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Twenty years' creative and professional writing, teaching, and editing experience. Tanja holds an MFA in creative writing, is on the faculty of Lighthouse Writers, and is the author of two published books. Her passion is helping heart-centered writers, leaders, and entrepreneurs write and publish their books. Expertise: memoir, nonfiction, fiction, self-help, how-to, business.
Melissa Killian | Killian Creative
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Killian Creative has worked with both authors and publishers since 1999 to complete over 75 manuscripts that combined have sold over 3 million copies, including two NYT's bestsellers. Our passion is helping mission-driven entrepreneurs magnify their message in the marketplace.
Sandra Jonas | Sandra Jonas Publishing
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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.