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  • Posted: Sun, Feb 17, 2013
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  • Start: Thu, Feb 28, 2013
  • Budget: $500 - $2,000
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Proofread for copy editing a 110,000 word literary novel set in a government/navy atmosphere.

This may extend into other projects. I'm looking for an editor as well. But for this job, I only want a copyeditor.

Job description:
I use a variety of styles, a varied syntax and varied points of view. I need a review of spelling, grammar and nonsensical constructions, done in a Word track changes markup so I can review every recommended alteration.

I do not want critique of substance, deep line line editing for syntax, subject verb agreement, voice or tone.

I've looked at this book for so long, I read over missing words and the usual their, there, they're confusions.

I like to work with poets and fiction writers who have a background in copyediting. I want to negotiate the price, depending upon your qualifications, I'm flexible. would like someone with a military, navy or government background. A former congressional staffer with a graduate degree in lit or MFA creative writing ...

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