I look for a job: Freelance Proofreading, Copyediting available (price varies)
I'm a recent college grad with an English degree offering proofreading/editing services for academic essays, novels, scripts, or any writing you feel needs a good looking-over. I currently have a full-time job in Boston, but I am extremely reliable in getting work done in a timely fashion. At this job I proofread, write, and edit, so I have a plethora of experience to show for.
Last summer, I fact-checked a novel based in Providence for accuracy and appropriate cultural references; I can provide evidence of the author's satisfaction with my proofreading and edits.
I also have references for copyediting two research papers over the past couple of months.
Here is what I charge for the following, though prices are negotiable and vary based on individual project:
Excerpts: $10 - $15
Essays to 5,000 words: $25
Essays/Papers 5,000+ words: $50
Novels up to 300 pages: $85
Novels over 300 pages: $100 and up, depending on length of novel/number of words
Typically I edit through Microsoft Word Track Changes, but will also happily use Google Docs or any other online/computer program that works for you. I give quick responses and great feedback, and as a fellow writer I'm alw