Ada Gadomski
Ada GadomskiFantasy author

Andrew's copyediting was of the highest standard. He was also receptive to my needs as a multilingual author and someone new to the craft. It was a rewarding experience I hope to repeat soon!

Iva Babić
Iva BabićChildren's book author

I knew the text was in safe, professional hands, but the depth of Andrew’s immersion in the text and his careful judgement impressed me. The final version is certainly better than I could have imagined!

Marija RoglićResearcher, University of Montpellier

Andy not only copyedits as a job but copyedits with interest – providing useful insight on the text beyond pure correction.

Coaching

Moulding your project as it takes form. Editorial insight on your work in progress.

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Developmental Editing

Sculpting and chiselling your drafted story and arguments.

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Copyediting

Pruning, planing, and polishing your book, so it's ready to publish.

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Blog

Check out the latest articles on editing fiction and cultural anthropology to create immersive settings and worlds that readers will love!

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What is line editing?

This post covers: Where the phrase line editing may have come from The difference between line editing and copyediting The difference between line editing and heavy copyediting What fiction line editing involves So, what is line editing exactly? It has something to do with lines or sentences, right? Yes, but other kinds of edits involve …

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Are copyeditors prescriptivists? From patriotism to inclusive language

This post covers: Definitions of prescriptivism and prescriptivists Types of prescriptive language use Prescriptivism in Croatia Prescriptivism in English-language editing Conscious and inclusive language In today’s blog post I’ll cover different kinds of prescriptive language use. Let’s start by asking: What are prescriptivists? First, there is no firm consensus among linguists on this, so the …

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7 tips to level up your fiction dialogue: a trip to Planet Bloviate

This blog post on fiction dialogue covers: Basic and intermediate problems with fiction dialogue How to avoid clunky dialogue Showing vs. telling in fiction dialogue Action beats and narrative beats But before we explore the world of fiction dialogue… Meet Jamie Jamie (she/he/they) journeys around the universe of words. Words, the basic building block of …

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