Developmental Editing

Providing professional guidance developing the big picture themes such as plot, pacing, and character development; suggesting places to clarify the writing, improve the structure, and deepen the story.

We work with you to create the story that you want to write. We recognize that, as the author, you know your story the best. We tailor our suggestions to meet your goals, so that your voice comes through clearly and cohesively.

 

Copyediting

Correcting verb tense, sentence flow, word usage, capitalization,

grammar, punctuation, spelling, typos, and word redundancy.

We are hardworking and detail-oriented by nature.

 

Proofreading

A final review of material that has already gone through the editing process to check for any remaining typos, spelling mistakes, and grammatical or punctuation errors.

We take care of the little details that make your writing shine.

 

Academic Editing

Assisting with the overall structure and organization of academic content; informing you of places where your logical analysis is making a leap; suggesting places to improve grammar and concise expression of ideas; editing thesis or dissertation in accordance with educational and ethical requirements.

Our founder and CEO, Amber Byers, has written and perfected many papers throughout her academic career. She received the highest grade in her class on her legal writing exam.

 

Writing Coaching

Providing gentle encouragement and professional guidance to reignite your passion for writing; assisting with overcoming writing blocks; understanding your unique voice in order to motivate you to tell the story that inspires you; recommending additional resources as needed.

We meet you where you are—wherever you are in your writing journey—and work with you to identify and overcome the obstacles standing in your way.

 

Speaking

Topics include:

editing, writing, creativity, overcoming obstacles in your writing, being an artist, and living the life you imagined.

 

“Amber’s experience from her previous career as an attorney shines through in her presentations on writing. She is well spoken and knowledgeable. I look forward to future talks by this talented woman.” - Linda K

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