All fees are calculated based on the manuscript word count on a per word basis, with the exception of fiction writing coaching (or any hourly based service).*
Most services can be broken down into a per chapter fee schedule with the exception of any service that requires me to read the full manuscript at once or an hourly based service. Payment is made through PayPal.
Manuscript Evaluation Report: $ 0.01/word (full manuscript only)
Manuscript Proofreading Packages:
Package 1: $0.01/word
Package 2: $0.015/word (1 ½ cents/word)
Package 3: $0.0175/word (1 ¾ cents/word)
Package 4: $ 0.02/word (2 cents/word)
Package 5: $ 0.0225/word (2 ¼ cents/word)
Package 6: $0.025/word (2 ½ cents/word)
For more information on a particular proofreading package, go to the manuscript proofreading page.
Substantive or Big Picture Editing: $0.02/word
Manuscript Developmental Copyediting: $ 0.025 – 0.04/word (depending on the level of editing required)
Fiction Writing Coaching: $45/hour
Query Letter and Synopsis Critiques: Rates are available on the query letter and synopsis critique page.
Fees for all other services are calculated on a per project basis. Ask for a quote today.
*Full payment due in advance. Payment plans are available. Ask for details.