Services offered

I offer skilled, prompt language editing services. I cover:

  • Basic language issues such as spelling and grammar
  • Fine-tuning of narration style and tone
  • Technical document modifications including formatting and layout
  • Formatting of bibliographies and indices

I'm happy to help with projects of any size. Typical projects include:

  • Academic items such as masters/doctoral theses, research papers and shorter essays
  • Career items such as CVs, cover letters and personal profile passages for sites such as LinkedIn
  • Works of fiction including novel drafts and plays
  • Biographies and other non-fiction work such as textbooks and training material
  • Advertising and promotional material

I can assist with academic documents which are required to conform to the APA style. I can also assist with basic LaTeX formatting.

Contact details can be found under the Engage tab.

Pricing

Send me what you need edited and I'll send you a quote. The price is based on the volume of text and the analytical level of the required editing. The prices that follow serve as a guideline only:

  • Language only - basic language check: R20 per page.
  • Language, document flow and formatting - language check, flow editing, document formatting: R30 per page.
  • Comprehensive editing - extensive rewrites, flow editing, document structure and formatting: R40 per page.
  • Particularly technical content - familiarizing myself with domain-specific language: an additional R10 per page.