Editing Services

Please message via the contact form with the following information about your book:

  • Title

  • Author

  • Publication Date

  • Publisher

  • Blurb

  • Content Warnings (must include!)

  • Page Count

Please note that I will only work with authors who provide clear and thorough content warnings about their work from their initial email. I will disregard any email received that doesn't contain content warnings about their work.

Please note that payment will be arranged through PayPal. Services won’t go ahead until full payment is confirmed and received.

I will reply to your inquiry within 2-3 days.

 

Editing Price List

Full-length poetry collection - £20

Chapbooks (under 40 pages) - £10

Individual poems or a small set - this can be negotiated

*Please note that I don't edit novels at this present time.*

 

Editing package contains:

  • grammar, spelling, formatting checks

  • poem structure suggestions and comments

  • line suggestions and comments

 

Sensitivity Reading Services

I read for the following:

  • mental illness

    • depression, anxiety, social anxiety, dissociation, self-harm, suicidal ideations, psychological therapy, medication, BPD (borderline personality disorder)/EUPD (emotionally unstable personality disorder), PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder)

  • gender and sexuality

    • AFAB (assigned female at birth), transgender non-binary, non-binary, they/them pronouns, binding, gender dysphoria, demigender, bisexuality, polysexuality, pansexuality, demisexuality, ENMR (ethically non-monogamous relationship)

  • other topics:

    • childhood sexual abuse, rape, sexual harassment, stalking, bullying, difficult parental relationships, working class, university student, mature university student, Scottish citizen.

*Please note that I am a white Scot, so my experiences of the above will be different to other people's experiences.*

Sensitivity Reading Price List

Full-length poetry collection - £30

Chapbooks (under 40 pages) - £20

NOVELS (UNDER 300 PAGEs) - £30

NOVELS (OVER 300 PAGES)- £50

*Please note that I don’t do partial sensitivity reads or sensitivity reads for individual poems or chapters.*

 

Sensitivity Reading package contains:

  • thoughts on the representation of a topic

  • line/poem suggestions to clarify meaning if necessary

  • content warning suggestions

 

Thank you for considering my services! If you have any questions - please do get in touch!