Not only does she have an eagle eye for awkward sentences, she makes great suggestions, and really brings out the best in your writing." ~ Linda Bloodworth, 6/19/2016
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Editing for indies since 2014

No job is too small - that's the long and the short of it. 

 

Editing for indies since 2014

I am located in Clearwater, Florida and edit for clients worldwide.

I have been editing for more than 20 years, the last three for indie authors and bloggers. I am ready to provide you with the expertise to aid in your success for years to come.

Get in touch with me to set up a consultation, or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to enquire whether my services are right for you.

 

Contact

➤ LOCATION

1740 Lucas Drive
Clearwater, FL 33759

☎ CONTACT

garside.edits@gmail.com
(727) 252-6647

https://facebook.com/Lori.Garside

https://reedsy.com/lori-garside

 

Services Available


Sample edit - free of charge

Whether you are looking for a developmental editor, a copy editor, or a proofreader, I will gladly work up a chapter or two for you at no charge. 


Developmental Editing

Stylistic editing, plus pointing out plot holes, helping with character development, organization, and written critique of the text if requested.

 


Proofreading

Scanning a document for errors in punctuation, basic grammar, word use (homophones) and spelling only.

 



Copy Editing

Stylistic editing (clarifying meaning, eliminating jargon, polishing language; line by line editing for smoothness and clarity while maintaining the author’s voice and style)


Contracts 

 Contracts available upon request and are recommended so all parties agree on the services to be performed and the fees charged. 

 
 

 
 
Rides in the whirlwind and directs the storm.
— Joseph Addison
 
 

 
 
 

Let's Chat.

Use the form below to contact me regarding your inquiry. Please be as detailed as possible. Include your genre along with any specific document requests. Please include your timeframe in your inquiry. You may also email or call to get a quote.
 

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