Clients have said:
“As a first time author, I needed a lot of guidance to take
my first novel from dream to reality. I found Karen to be thorough,
sensitive, concise and professional at all times. I would not have been
able to write and publish my book without her.”
- Cheryl Jackson Poules, author of The Empaths of
“Karen challenged me to make necessary changes without
asking me to forsake my voice and that was really important to me. She was
not only a “nuts and bolts” editor when it came to punctuation and grammar,
but she took a genuine interest in the flow and content. ”
- Tricia Woods-Dampier, author of Some of My Best
Friends Are Beauty Queens
have made a HUGE difference in my life. My realization is that before you, I
was a storyteller – now I feel like I’m on the path to being a real author.”
- Liz Beerman, author of Beached
"Wow! What an "eagle eye!" Now we know we don't have to worry
about typos or mistakes whenever anyone reads our book!"
- Chuck Stump, author of the award-winning MAD SAD GLAD book series.
can’t tell you how impressed I am with what you did with my query letter. It
sounds so much better. Thank you."
- Bertie Stroup Marah, Award-winning artist, and author of A Silk Purse
from a Sow's Ear
"We could not have
published our book without the terrific team we were so fortunate to have
assembled and you were the first part of this process. Many thanks."
- Janet J. Seahorn, Ph.D. & E. Anthony Seahorn, MBA, 2009 EVVY 1st
Place winning authors of Tears of
"It is refreshing to work with someone
that is all about the writing. It's finally nice to work with a true
- Electra Ford, Virtual Office Center
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As a writer, it's important to step back from
your writing and let an objective set of eyes see your work from a reader's
point of view.
Editing isn't just about technical
correctness, it's about keeping your prose moving, engaging, and convincing.
Whether you choose an editor for their
educational background or their gifted-talent, make sure you choose the one
that will work best with you. One that understands your style and your
needs. I invite you to read more about me and the
services I offer and browse my
portfolio of award-winning authors.
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