Sample Projects

The Best of Intentions by Gilbert Van Hoeydonck

Copy Editor

I copy edited this debut novel and helped write the blurb (back cover copy).

The Entrepreneurial Clinician by Jo Muirhead

Proofreader, Copy Editor, Typesetter

This was a typeset and proofread package. It also included copy editing of additional material that Jo wrote after she’d finished up with her editor,…

With the Music by Nichola Scurry

Copy Editor, Structural Editor, writing coach

I worked with Nichola over a couple of years on her charming debut novel. We started with a manuscript assessment, followed on with a series…

These Pictures of Us by Tommy Cotton

Copy Editor, Structural Editor

Glue by Tracey Ezard

Proofreader, Typesetter

Mindnavig8or Information and Marketing Package

Editor, Co-Writer

This was a co-writing job. The concepts of Ami’s work are quite complex, so she and I spent a lot of time on the phone…

Bubbles and Puddles by Michelle Wanasundera

Copy Editor, writing coach

Michelle was new to nursery rhymes and needed help with scanning (rhythm). I reworked one of her poems to scan properly, and sent her some…

Smart Parenting by Dina Cooper

Copy Editor, Coach, Typesetter, Structural Editor

Dina and I were a team on this one, working together right through from first draft to publication. I started by assessing her first draft,…

A New Beginning Anthology

Copy Editor

by Women Who Write (Melbourne). This involved copy editing stories by 20 writers, some of whom had no experience of being edited before.

City of Yarra Annual Report 2017 & 2018

Writer, Editor

This is combination writing and editing job that involves communication with numerous contributors, and ensuring all legislative requirements are met.