Writing Services

Julie Rogers works with indie authors and publishers as a ghostwriter, editor, proofreader, book cover art designer, and formatter for print, script, and EPUB formats.

She ghostwrites for the following genres: YA, children’s, self-help, inspirational, spiritual, horror, fantasy, action-adventure, sci-fi, and romance. She also writes stage plays, screenplays, and adaptations.

Ghostwriting

Fiction

$30.00/hr. Depending upon story complexity, research, and fact-checking; 3-5 pages an hour or 750-1,250 words per hour.

Nonfiction

$30.00/hr. Depending upon story complexity, research, fact-checking, and plagiarism checks; 1-3 pages an hour or 250-750 words per hour.

* All ghostwriting adheres to Chicago Manual of Style and Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary guidelines.


Editing

Basic – $30.00/hr. Copy requiring minor corrections, research, and fact-checking; 5-10 pages an hour or 1,250-1,500 words per hour.

Line Editing – $40.00/hr. Copy requiring more focus on story development in addition to correction, research, fact-checking, and some ghostwriting; 3-7 pages an hour or 750-1,750 words per hour.

* All editing adheres to Chicago Manual of Style and Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary guidelines.


Proofreading

$25.00/hr. Copy is checked line by line for typographical errors, word repetition, grammar, style, content, and spelling; 20 pages an hour or 5,000 words per hour.

* All proofreading adheres to Chicago Manual of Style and Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary guidelines.


Try Us Out

$45.00 – To be sure we’re the right fit for your needs, we’ll complete an hour’s work on your project and let you be the judge. This service includes one of the ghostwriting or editing services above and our proofreading service. If you decide to use us, we’ll credit this amount to your total cost.


Lois is a voracious reader and a walking human encyclopedia. I commission her for all my projects to add the final polish.

About Proofreader Lois DiMari

Author Lois DiMari

A published author and copywriter, Lois has over seven years’ experience in proofreading copy for books, websites and magazines. She brings an expert eye for detail, competence, and story consistency to every project, providing you with a polished, quality product.


For more information about standard rates charged for these services, see  Editorial Freelancers Association.