A Great First Impression

You're in good hands.

Feeling nervous because readers and their reviews can be brutal if they’re distracted from the story? Deep breath in  . . . and let it out, you’re in good hands.

Paint a picture for me about how you want your story to look, and together we’ll put you and your writing in a favorable light and ensure it speaks to readers. 

Your success is measured by the quality of the writing you share with the world. Everything you write is a reflection of you. My goal is to give you that edge and see you succeed.

This is exciting! We’ll get your story gorgeous and into the hands of your readers! Are you in?



  • Member of ACES: The Society for Editing
  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading
  • Proofread Anywhere: General Proofreading Theory and Practice
  • Edit Republic: High-Level Proofreading Pro
  • Edit Republic: The Art of Line Editing
  • Copyeditor and Proofreader with The Word Verve indie publishing house
  • Member of the NLAPW (National League of American Pen Women)
  • Volunteer with Distributed Proofreaders (Gutenberg Project) to proofread out-of-print copy into e-books
  • I reference The Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS) and the Merriam-Webster Dictionary 11th edition.
  • I correct on-screen with several types of software designed to improve speed, accuracy, and efficiency.


• Positive attitude and respectful of your needs.
• Friendly, can give and receive feedback, everything will be discussed with you.
• We'll chat like good friends having coffee or tea.


• Gain peace of mind that your manuscript is in good hands. You are the priority, and I'm here for you anytime you need advice, or a cheer to keep you going! Your project is my priority until it's completed.


• Sensitive to your timeline, motivated, independent worker.
• Problem-solving and resourceful.
• I'll return your finished project by or possibly before our agreed deadline.