Proofreading, Editing, Writing

Affordable . Professional . Flexible . Right for you

We edit, copy edit, and proofread your essays, dissertations, theses, research proposals, and journal articles.

We’ll fine-tune your memos, reports, marketing materials, manuals, presentations, emails, and websites.

We can polish and prepare your latest manuscript, working with you from first draft to publication.

We will work with you to update your website content, blogs, newsletters, e-publications.


English as a second language? We can work with you to improve your English expression.

Does your resumé, letter or family history need a second pair of eyes? We can help.

Latest Posts


‘Grumble’ hit me from a few angles in the last week: a challenge (to choose not to complain), a reference to thunder (grumbling and rumbling) and the assertion that the word is of Dutch origin.

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Idioms and metaphors

Earlier this week I was challenged by a client when I observed that the expression ‘to kick the bucket’ was an idiom. My client was convinced that it was a metaphor. Of course, curiosity got the better of me …

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In one of my ‘idle thinking’ moments I wondered: ‘How long is “a moment”?’

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‘a resolve or determination: to make a firm resolution to do something.’

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Important document? Get it right.

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We’ll critically read your documents to help eliminate errors, improve the overall readability.



Making sure that your document is laid out consistently.



Copy editing for accuracy in spelling, grammar and punctuation. Structural editing for clarity, organisation and style.



Writing or re-writing your thoughts and ideas to get your message across.


Converting conversations, interviews, training sessions, monologues to useable written documents.

Data processing

Data entry is often at the bottom of the ‘To Do’ list. We can help to complete this chore!