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Steve Lyon | Elance
 
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Steve Lyon

Editor in Chief
   United States

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

Formerly Editor in Chief at Moody Publishers in Chicago. Responsibilities were content acquisition and development, backlist and digital publishing, cover design, and serving as chief innovation strategist. I'm committed to using my skills as a writer and editor to help YOU say what YOU want to say, connecting your heart, passion, and content to your audience in a compelling, persuasive way.

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This excerpt is from a book I ghost wrote chronicling the lives of five felons who went...

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Service Description

BRAINSTORMING to help you unearth and develop that golden nugget of an idea you have.
MARKET RESEARCH to help you discover if there's a market for what you want to say and deciding whether traditional or self-publishing is the way to go.
COVER DESIGN, helping you find the right designer and design for your message.
GHOST WRITING (including interviewing you to understand your heart, voice, and passion). I'll use my instincts and skill to help you achieve a well-developed sense of pacing, rhythm, style, word use, and creativity.
EDITING for content, style, flow, logical development, and readability. I know the importance of compelling your readers to turn the page.
CONTENT ADAPTATION, i.e., taking content you've already written or published and adjusting it for another environment (e.g., digital, short-form, and blogs)





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