My authors appreciate my gentle approach to editing and trust my judgment when they veer out of the lane of standard English grammar. Sometimes I guide them back into the lane; sometimes I allow them to wander into other lanes to find their voice and rhythm.
In addition to line and copyediting and proofreading, Pamela offers:
- manuscript reviews
- fact-checking services
- editing source materials and bibliographies.
Pamela provides a free sample edit (up to 1,500 words ) to assess the level of editing your manuscript would most benefit from.
Copy editing, proofreading and project managing full-length fiction and nonfiction manuscripts
Copy editing education course materials
Web content editing using Adobe Acrobat and WordPress
Formatting, manuscript reviews and fact checking
Quality multi-speaker transcription
BA in English from University of Washington
Editing Certificate from University of Washington
Technical Writing Certificate from Greenfield College
Microsoft Word and Office Suite including Track Changes
Google Docs, Adobe Acrobat, and InDesign
Chicago Manual of Style, AP Style Guide, MLA Handbook, and in-house style guides
Verifying sources, URLs, citations, and terminology