Editing Services

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

  • Title
  • Author
  • Publication Date
  • Publisher
  • Blurb
  • Content Warnings
  • Page Count

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

Prices can be negotiated based on word count/the length of your poems. Payment will be arranged through PayPal.

I will reply to your inquiry within 1-2 days.

 

Editing Price List

Full-length poetry collection - £30

Chapbooks (under 40 pages) - £20

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, borderline personality disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder
  • gender and sexuality
    • transgender non-binary, non-binary femme, they/them pronouns, binding, gender dysphoria, bisexuality, polysexuality, pansexuality, demisexuality
  • other topics:
    •     childhood sexual abuse, rape, sexual harassment, stalking, bullying, difficult parental relationships, working class, 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 - £40

Chapbooks (under 40 pages) - £30

Individual poems or a set - this can be negotiated

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

 

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!