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Pricing for Services


Add a professional touch! Prices vary based on the nature of the writing assignment. The project rates include approximate time spent reading, researching, and communicating, in addition to the hours spent writing and rewriting. Non-profit organizations receive significant discounts. Please feel free to contact me about your specific needs and we can discuss your project in detail.

Hourly Price List 
Proofreading   $20 - 60 / hr.
Research   $45 - $80 / hr.
Copyediting   $45 - 75 / hr.
Copywriting   $45 - $75 / hr.

Newspapers/Magazines
Proofreading   $25 - $50 / hr.
Content editing   $30 - $60 / hr.
Feature writing   $40 - $60 / hr.
Manuscript evaluation   $35 - $60 / hr.
Article critique   $35 - $60 / hr.
 
Project Price List
Letters & Resumes   $20 - 200 / page
Web Text Copy   $35 - $75 / page
Advertising Copy   $50 - $125 / hr.
Presentation Critiquing   $50 - $90 / hr.
Speech Writing / Editing   $75 - $125 / hr.
     

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First meeting is free - no charge!

     

Literary Services
  Per Hour     Per Project
Ghostwriting articles $40 - $75     To Be Discussed
Ghostwriting book $30 - $60     To Be Discussed
Collaborative book writing $25 - $40     To Be Discussed
Book structural editing $40 - $60     To Be Discussed
Book proposal consultation $30 - $50     $ 250 - $500
Book proposal writing $30 - $50     $ 600 - $950
         

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • Revisions of copy are free; changes in concept or nature of assignment are extra.
  • A written agreement is required for all projects.
  • One third (33%) of the estimated total fee is required in advance before work commences. One third (33%) is due upon submission of first draft. The remainder (including any extra fees) is due upon final completion and approval of work.
  • A "kill" fee of 50% of the original total project estimate will be honored until the first draft is approved.
  • There are no additional charges to the client.