Good writing is mainly compromised of editing and rewriting. This can be one of the most trying parts of the process, but here at Meraki, we will help make it seamless and painless.
sometimes all it takes is a second pair of eyes who love your work as much as you do...
I have a deep love of words and a passion for championing first-time authors to become all that they dream of being! Your words have deep meaning and potential! Editing is the excavation process, a slow dig, a slow simmer... to boil all of that meaning and importance down into the highest concentration for the deepest impact. Let us help you edit your manuscript and bring and support your indie dreams!
This is the first step in the editing process. It is sometimes called a Developmental Edit or a Structure Edit because it primarily focuses on the structure and development of your manuscript. This beginning step ensures that the content is consistent and accurate, and helps improve clarity, readability, and style.
Plot holes, plot strengths, and weaknesses
Story and chapter flow, natural dialogue
$0.0045 per word
This is the second step in the editing process and comes after a Content Edit. It focuses on the big picture of your manuscript. It looks at the consistency in your narrative structure, transitions, and the overall flow of the text. Line editing helps to clarify verb tense, voice, and word choice. Line editing helps to shape the text so that it is more readable and impactful.
Correct wordy or confusing sentences
Make suggestions for better readability
Highlight repetitive words and phrases
Point out "Show, don't tell"
$0.0035 per word
Copyediting is the third step in the editing process, it comes after the Developmental Edit and the Line Edit. Copyediting usually involves correcting spelling, grammar, and other mistakes, as well as checking for consistency in terms of language, style, and tone. Copyediting can also include rewriting, reorganizing, and fact-checking.
Correct Typos, Spelling, Grammar, Punctuation, & Capitalization
Flag Repeat words/ phrases and any in-consistencies
$0.0030 per word
Proofreading is the process of carefully reviewing a document or piece of writing to correct errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation, and syntax. It is the final step in the editing process, and it helps create a polished, professional-looking document. Proofreading requires a keen eye for detail, and it is important to thoroughly review each sentence and paragraph for accuracy and clarity.
Correct Typos, Spelling and Punctuation,
Fix Capitalization and Formatting.
Final Polish of Manuscript
$0.0025 per word