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Frequently Asked Questions

There are many factors that impact what I charge for my editing services.

These include the editorial rates information maintained by the Editorial Freelancers Associate at, how many clients desire to be added to my schedule, how many hours there are in a work week, and more.

I encourage clients to do their research before choosing an editor—specifically, get sample edits—and keep in mind that rates are often a reflection of demand (how many authors are wanting to work with an editor) and experience (newer editors often charge lower rates as they are gaining industry experience).

I only offer editorial services on completed manuscripts. If you would like help writing your book, consider looking for a ghostwriter or book coach.