You write because you have something you want to communicate. Poor writing can make it difficult for your readers to understand what you are saying. Spelling mistakes and typos are a distraction. Factual errors make you lose credibility.
By using my services you can be confident that your writing is
- consistent in style and formatting.
And I will make sure your writing uses language appropriate for your readers.
The services of an editor provide you with a safety net – a cushion.
Sara Donaldson of Northern Editorial on why copy editing is important to good writing:
Copy Editors Matter
Here is a recent article written by someone who knows the value of a good editor:
The Better Angels of Our Writing
John E McIntyre of the Baltimore Sun writes about what proper editing is:
What they think about when they are editing
This op-ed piece from The New York Times explains the effect that using the passive voice can have:
How Texas Teaches History