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Editors Canada Volunteer Participation
- Forum (Interactive Voice) (2013, 2012, 2011)
- National Executive Council (2014)
I help you connect with your readers by providing careful manuscript evaluation, copy editing and proofreading. Whether you want to educate, entertain, promote, persuade or tell a rivetting story, I ensure your words are presented professionally.
I finess language and flow, ensure accuracy, check consistency and redundancy and wrangle wayward grammar mishaps to help you make the most of your message — all while preserving your voice.
Rock-solid writing and design skills and publishing know-how mean I can help you at any stage of your project. I also have access to a pool of talented colleagues who can pitch in whenever additional expertise is needed.
Cients include small-press and self-publishing authors and academics, as well as publishers, students, non-profit organizations, government agencies and businesses.
I have an Honours BA in English and am a longtime member of Editors Canada. I love language, and I treat your words as carefully as I would my own.
EAC MEMBER since 1997. Currently the Facebook members' group moderator. Volunteer roles.
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- Consulting and manuscript evaluation
- Copy editing
- Desktop publishing
- Layout and design
- On-screen editing
- Production editing
- Research and fact-checking
- Structural and substantive editing
- Stylistic editing
- Academic books and monographs
- Academic papers and essays
- Advertising and marketing materials
- Books, general
- Books, self-published
- Business materials, general
- Curriculum guidelines
- Dictionaries, directories, and encyclopedias
- Educational materials, general
- Government materials, general
- Reports, other
- Résumés and CVs
- Theses and dissertations
- Trade non-fiction
- Transcripts and minutes
- Ecology and environment
- Government, provincial
- Travel and tourism