About Me: As well as publishing myself, I have just completed a Master's in Novel Writing, and possess a First Class Honours (UK) degree, having previously studied English and Creative Writing. I have been writing and critiquing for over ten years, with a focus on the story and character development rather than spelling and sentence structure. I have helped authors ready their manuscripts both for publication or for submission to agents.
Fiction only, Full or partial manuscripts, including short stories.
All genres welcome. Specialities: YA and Adult fantasy, urban fantasy, paranormal romance and romantic suspense (any steam level), and paranormal and cosy mysteries.
WHAT'S INCLUDED:Two read throughs of your manuscriptInline comments with a focus on areas of improvement -- provided through track-changes in a Word document and sidebar commentsA summary report detailing ways to improve your manuscript. All aspects will be considered, including characters and motivation, dialogue, plot and conflict, pacing, setting and worldbuildingWriting tips and story recommendationsI will also point out any glaring grammatical errors, but will not actively search for them, as this is not a proof-reading serviceA CONFIDENTIAL service. Your manuscript will only be discussed with you, and will never be discussed or shared with anyone else.
I want to help you figure out what’s working and what’s not and show you where to fix your manuscript.
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:Copy editing, proofreading, grammar, and sentence structure (I will correct obvious mistakes, but will not go out of my way to look for them).In depth developmental editing. this is not a detailed developmental edit. I am happy to clarify my comments, but they are open to your interpretation, and I will be unable to spend too much time attempting to fix potential problems.
In will contact you within 48 hours of submitting the form. Please be advised that I am UK based.
I will contact you within 48 hours.
Thank you, and I look forward to reading your work.