Freelance Editors, Proofreaders, Ghostwriters, & Mentors

Below you'll find a list of freelance editors, proofreaders, ghostwriters, and mentors. We're happy to provide this resource, but please keep in mind that this is by no means intended to be a comprehensive list. We suggest doing some research on your own as you search for the right fit. If you're an editor who would like to be added to this list, please contact us at wlt@writersleague.org with "Resources / Freelance" in the subject line and we'll be in touch.

 

Suzanne Batchelor - Editing nonfiction (health, how-to, memoir) and fiction (novel, drama, short story); no charge for initial view and discussion.

Email: sbatchelor@gmail.com

 

Kelly Besecke - I offer copyediting and developmental editing of nonfiction manuscripts.

Email: kelly@bookmarkediting.com

 

Cider Spoon Stories - Ghostwriting and book editing service catering to seniors, veterans, and small business owners, or anyone with a story! Contact: Jessica Hagemann.

Email: ciderspoon@gmail.com

 

Cynthia DiTiberio - After nine years at HarperCollins Publishers, and five years free lance, Cindy is your go-to expert for ghostwriting and collaboration, developmental editing, and proposal creation.

Email: cdt.editorial@yahoo.com

 

Editor Amy - I offer copyediting, developmental editing, proofreading, and writing services. Contact: Amy Hardwick.

Email: editoramyhardwick@gmail.com

 

ErinEdits - Editorial services for fiction and non-fiction manuscripts by a former NYC editor. Contact: Erin Brown.

Email: erin@erinedits.com

 

Fox Book Editing - Copy editing and proofreading services from an Austin based editor.

Contact: Nicole Fox

Email: nicolefoxhastings@gmail.com

 

Frank Kavanaugh - I've worked as a teacher, tutor, and writer for 40-plus years--and still do.

Email: cfkavanaugh@sbcglobal.net

 

Ann Kellett Editing - Ann has 30+ years of full-time, award-winning editing experience, with happy clients around the world.

Email: akellett@mac.com

 

Susan Luton - Susan has 18 years of professional experience in substantive/content editing, copyediting, and proofreading. She has edited novels, nonfiction trade books, short stories, essays, and articles.

Email: susan@susanlutonediting.com

 

Helen Novielli - Precise and efficient proofreading and editing services for authors, students, businesses, and more.

Email: helen@personalproofreading.com

 

Stephanie Noll - Austin-based writing coach for novels, memoirs, and essays, with experience helping writers plan out and finish their first draft.

Email: stephanieleenoll@gmail.com

 

Anne Pottinger - 30+years experience. I offer copy editing, line editing and proofreading. Fiction and non-fiction. I can also format your book for Amazon and P.O.D.

Email: anne@annexperteditor.com

 

Eva Silverfine - Edit fiction and nonfiction for grammatical correctness, clarity, can consistency.

Email: texott@gvtc.com

 

Stacey Swann - Austin-based editor for novels/memoirs as well as short stories/essays.

Email: swann.stacey@gmail.com

 

Sarah M. Weber - Austin-based editor of fiction and nonfiction.

Email: sarahmweber715@gmail.com

 

Martha Wood - Ghostwriting, ghost blogging, web content, editing and proofreading.

Email: marthawood.net@gmail.com

 

Yellow Bird Editors - We are an Austin-based collective of professional freelance editors and writing coaches. Our services include manuscript critiques, developmental editing, content editing, copyediting, proofreading, query letter editing, monthly writing coaching, and more.

Email: info@yellowbirdeditors.com