Editing Services Available
A.J. Norris holds an ACES certificate in editing from Poynter Institute.
Copy Editing includes an in-depth check for:
Spelling and misused words
Grammar, syntax, wordiness, awkward transitions, dangling and misplaced modifiers, etc.
Rates: .006 /word ($150 minimum)
Eliminating spelling, grammar, and typing errors.
Checking for consistent formatting and language
Polish manuscript for publication
Rates: .004 /word ($100 minimum)
Blurb help & Editing
Does condensing your manuscript into 200 words or less make you crazy? If you answered yes, then I can help.
Rate: For a flat rate of $25, I will write and edit your blurb from scratch (requires a synopsis) or rework your existing one.
Critiques include a review of:
"Big-picture" story elements
A detailed report of the critique will be emailed to you.
First 3 chapters only: $45
Partial manuscript (20-40K words): $75
Full manuscript: $150
NOTE: We are not responsible for making sure authors do not plagiarize their work.