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Kai Madrone | Elance
 
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Kai Madrone

WordStrength~where your writing gets stronger
   United States
  |   Boulder, CO
  |  5:03 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $35

I am a language-lover dedicated to helping my clients succeed.

To do this, I take the coach approach--coming alongside, cheering you on while pushing you to your best. My editing is rigorous, personal, and powerful--calling out strengths as well as what and how to improve. My work helps yours shine.

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Apr 4, 2014|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
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Nov 19, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Oct 22, 2013|Ghost Writing|Private|Completed
Jul 18, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed

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Portfolio

Karla Reiss says: "Karah Fisher has helped me accomplish the seemingly impossible....
http://www.corwin.com/books/Book229191?contribId=536247&
Cindy Teevin's new book won the 2011 "Top New Spiritual Author"...
http://gobeyond.ca/authors/cindy-teevens/
Excel Everest is a smart, friendly tutorial. Of my edit and proofread of this technical...
http://www.exceleverest.com/
"Karah is a great editor. She helped me narrow my audience, re-organize my...
http://www.yourlifefromhere.com/5-life-energies/
Author Tricia Gates Brown, PhD, on my editing of three of her books: "Having...
http://www.amazon.com/Free-People-Christian-Response-Economics/dp/1413451284
One of several thoughtful books I edited for independent publisher, Pilgrims Process.
http://www.pilgrimsprocess.com/Bio-Aviva.htm
On my editing of his autobiography, publisher Gary White reflects, "Karah is a...
http://www.pilgrimsprocess.com/Pebbles.htm
Edited the suspenseful and heartful first novel of author, potter, and founder of a dog...
http://www.amazon.com/Urn-Ashes-Alison-Sawyer-Current/dp/0981546447
Edited an intriguing history of opera in Denver, Colorado for Allen Young.
http://www.pilgrimsprocess.com/
Matt Love says, "Karah Fisher is the most thorough, patient and insightful editor...
http://www.powells.com/biblio?isbn=0974436410

Skills (2)

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U.S. English Chicago Style Editing Skills Test (For Writing Professionals)
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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Service Description

WordStrength Editing tunes to your true voice and hones in on strengths to bring your writing to its most clear, vivid, publishable form. I provide each client a complimentary consultation to synchronize for a powerful editing process and precise editing and perceptive feedback are detailed with every project.

Services include developmental editing, writing coaching, copy editing, proofreading, and transcription. I specialize in developmental editing, coaching emerging authors, and optimizing language for most powerful resonance and effect.

I have served a wide variety of clients, including independent publishers, first-time authors, successful businesses, professors, and more. WordStrength Editing provides attentive, personalized editing from an editor tuned to the power of the written word and how to bring out the best in yours.

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Employment

Wordstrength Editing
Freelance Editor & Writing Coach
2003 - Present
Launched Wordstrength Editing in 2003 to provide excellent editing attuned to the power of the written word. Edit fiction and non-fiction books as well as articles, academic thesis and...

Education

George Fox University
BA, International Studies
1994 - 1997

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