3-Step Editing Guarantee
The editing process is a relationship that begins with trust. This guarantee allows you to determine, at no cost, if Cyndy Drew’s editing style is right for you.
Cyndy Drew's editing services will prepare your writing for submission and publication. As a side benefit, you will gain knowledge and confidence in your writing.
All editing services are offered at the rate of $50/hour. The number of pages edited per hour will vary depending on the service chosen; you will receive an estimate of time required when your two edited pages are returned to you.
|Professional Analysis||Your text will be read with an eye toward engagement and marketability, and you will receive a written analysis of your work. The analysis will feature examples, drawn from your writing, illustrating the major strengths and weaknesses in your work. Suggestions will be provided on how to strengthen the weak spots.|
A search-and-destroy mission, eradicating the following types of errors:
Misused words and unclear phrasing will be noted; suggestions will be made for correction of repetitive errors.
Addresses--and provides solutions for--weaknesses not only in the text, but also in the content of your writing. The fat is cut away, leaving only grade-A-beef-quality writing.
This is the ideal solution for the writer who has a sow's ear but needs a silk purse, and for those who abhor the heavy lifting of revision. Line editing involves substantial rewriting and reorganizing; the end product will be a highly polished version of your draft: your work, your voice, your characters at their best.
|Individualized Instruction||Along with the revisions made on your copy edited or line edited work, you will receive easy-to-understand instruction on how to avoid these mistakes in your future writing. Think of this as a writing textbook, personalized to address your individual needs.|
|Addiitonal Services Provided||
*Minimum 10 pages per order. Pages must be formatted as follows: double-spaced, 1” margins, 12-point font. The cost of printing your work is included in prices listed. The cost of mailing your edited pages back to you is not included. (Priority Mail=$5; Express Mail (overnight shipping)=approximately $14).