The Healthy Self

Proofreading & Editing

You write it we’ll edit it!

We proofread and edit – academia papers, manuscripts, journal articles, magazines, blogs, website copy, newsletters, advertising material, memoirs, brochures, flyers using:

  • Typographical errors
  • Spelling errors
  • Misplaced punctuation
  • Style & formatting
  • English & American spelling

We will help you polish your writing.

Basic Proofreading
There is a proofing for spelling mistakes, typos, punctuation and grammar issues. If you have had your manuscript reviewed, shared with a writers’ group and has gone through a number of drafts to state clearly your goals this is the service for you.

  • $3.50/page for hard copy; that is, page = 250 words
  • $3.25/page for electronic copy; that is, MS Word file

Express Proofreading
This service is for a refined manuscript and only needs a final read for minor gaps or misprints. Offered is a lower rate and done quickly for your convenience. This is for a manuscript that is ready to be printed to your file on the internet or for distribution.

  • $2.75/page for hard copy; that is, page = 250 words
  • $2.50/page for electronic copy; that is, MS Word file

Basic Editing
This includes all that is involved with our basic service. Also, we will help you with the overall composition of your manuscript. Is it clear? Are words suitable? Redundancies? Inconsistencies? Understandable? We will definitely leave comments in your manuscript that tackle these issues.

  • $4.50/page for hard copy; that is, page = 250 words
  • $4.25/page for electronic copy; that is, MS Word file

There is a minimum charge of $45.