- proof-reading (spelling, punctuation, grammar);
- copy-edit (diction, syntax, mechanics of style and presentation);
- assessment of setting and atmosphere;
- assessment of expository techniques;
- plot evaluation, narrative strategy and sequencing;
- assessment of individual character portrayal and narrative voice;
- assessment of multi-character dynamics and dialogue;
My services apply to both fiction (short stories, novellas, and novel-length manuscripts) and non-fiction (academic articles and reports, dissertations, personal memoires, travelogues, etc.).
For information relating to reading fees, see Rates.