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H. E. Saunders | Elance
 
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H. E. Saunders

Freelance editor skilled in manuscripts
   United States
  |   Canton, MA

Overview

Hello! I am an skilled editor with 9 years experience in manuscripts, journalism and academic editing. I have a MA in Professional Writing and I am eager and motivated.

Experience:
Reviewed, edited and critiqued multiple forms of creative writing; fiction, non-fiction, essays, poetry, short stories and anthologies.
Prepared complete manuscripts for publication; including editing, formatting, fact checking and author collaboration.
Edited news editorial for grammar, usage, punctuation, spelling, content, and clarity in all sections of...

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Skills (5)

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U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Creative Writing Test - Fiction (U.S. Version)
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Service Description

Proof Reading
Edit grammar, usage, punctuation, spelling and mechanics of style


Academic Editing
Editing of term papers, research projects and assignments over 5 pages
Edit grammar, usage, punctuation, spelling and mechanics of style
Edit for clarity of ideas


Literary Consulting
Focused editing on select portion of the manuscript
Address any author questions
Edit and critique author biographies and author Q&A
Edit and revision of marketing summaries and book club discussion questions
Edit preface and foreword


First Read
Critique completed manuscript draft
Edit grammar, usage, punctuation, spelling and mechanics of style
Edit manuscript for clarity and content
Report fact checks as necessary


Manuscript Revision
All services of Literary Consulting
All services of First Read
Critique only final stage manuscript
Edit for plot, flow, narrative and character development
Evaluation of genre definition
Evaluation of age appropriateness and reading level
Writing original material for edits & rewrites
Two complete editing drafts
o Submission to author after first edit
o Author comments considered and incorporated
o Second, final draft revisions submitted to author

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Employment

TesTeachers
Copy editor
2011 - Present
American Book Publishing
Developmental and Content Editor
2009 - Present

Education

Northern Arizona University
Master of Arts in Professional Writing
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Northern Arizona University
Bachelor in Journalism, Emphasis in News Editoral
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Northern Arizona University
Bachelor of Psychology, Minor in English
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Argosy University
Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology
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copyedit
proofread
write
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