Rates & Terms: Authors

Rates and terms are typically negotiable. The rates listed on this page are based on the current freelance rates as provided by the Editorial Freelancers Association


Proofreading: $30 per hour

Ghost writing: Varies, depending on project scope

Book Editing: Editing packages for manuscripts begin at $1000. Contact me for more information.

Blogging and/or Writing Coaching: $55 per hour/week

Revise and/or edit a book blurb: $35

Write a book blurb from scratch: $50

Write a 5-page book treatment: $1000

Have another writing/editing need that you don’t see listed here? It’s possible that I may have just what you want! Contact me so we can figure out if working together will meet your needs.


ALL QUOTES ARE FREE. For first time clients, a signed contract or letter of agreement plus a deposit are due before work begins.

Here’s a breakdown of the process:

1. Contact me!

2. I figure out your needs and the scope of the request.

3. We sign a contract or a letter of agreement, and ascertain payment terms.

4. I do all the hard work so you can focus on more important things.

5. I deliver the project ON TIME and as perfect as humanly possible.

6. You review the work and give me a thumbs up.

7. You tell all your friends and colleagues how awesome I am, and send them my way!

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