Just because we have creative aspirations doesn’t mean we can’t be grammar nerds and sticklers for clear, concise language – they aren’t mutually exclusive.
Editing is about making communication better, eliminating repetition, pretension and waste – and ensuring readers/viewers remain interested.
We edit and proofread PhD theses, blogs, web content, memoirs, short stories – even emails – and we offer three forms of editing:
In the daily slog of hard labour otherwise known simply as ‘writing’, once again I was lucky with the people in my life. Bradley Dawson, one of my oldest friends in Australia and the first reader of most of my work, kept asking me gently but insistently ‘and how did you feel about that?’ every so often as he edited the first draft of Imperfect.
Kinship Carers Victoria – not-for-profit NGO
Media Giants – e-content company
Joanna Kujawa – published author (Jerusalem Diary: Searching for the Tomb and House of Jesus)
Bill Davies – self-published author (On Country)
Val Case – published author (The Undertaker’s Wife)
Bozin Pavlovski – author of a series of soon-to-be published novels on Macedonia and migration
Department of Health, WA
Josiane Behmoiras – PhD candidate
Tanya Serry – PhD candidate
Margaret Pozzebon – PhD candidate