This is an excerpt from a memoir project I worked on with a first-time author. He had never undertaken this kind of writing project before, but he had an incredible story to tell. Our goal was to clean up the prose and improve the general readability of the manuscript, as well as ensure that the document was error free and polished.
proofreading editing before after sample track changes
I am a freelance writer, editor, and researcher. I hold degrees in both journalism and creative writing, and I currently teach writing at Ohio University and Marietta College. I have worked with clients on projects ranging from book-length nonfiction, memoir, fiction, poetry, news stories, SEO content, academic thesis materials, application essays, product and service descriptions, and more. I served as Associate Editor, then Fiction Editor, at Hayden's Ferry Review, a well-regarded literary jou...