My Portfolio

Below are projects that I have completed or that are ongoing. Not all previous work is listed. I hope this gives you an idea of my experience.

Copy Editing

Ongoing: Copy editing educational documents for Accelerate Learning, Inc. since 2019. The documents are checked to make sure they follow the internal style guide. They are also checked for grammar and punctuation.

Ongoing: Copy editing articles and blog posts for two freelance writers since 2019. The copy is checked for grammar, punctuation, consistency, and flow.

Completed: Copy edit of an essay, Tattooing to Perfection. Checked manuscript for grammar, punctuation, consistency, and flow. Edited to the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition. To be independently published in 2020.  Finished in January 2020.

Completed: Copy edit of a fiction book, The Salesman’s Secrets. Checked manuscript for grammar, punctuation, consistency, and flow. Edited to the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition. A style sheet was also developed for the client. To be independently published in 2020.  Finished in October 2019.

Completed: Copy edit of several blog posts for two different bloggers. Checked manuscript for grammar, punctuation, consistency, and flow. Finished in August 2019.

Completed: Copy edit of two children’s books by Lindsay Ford, Josie Jelly: The Donut That Ran For Mayor, and The Things We Can’t Unsee: How to Talk to Your Kids About Pornography. Both books were independently published in 2019. 

Completed: Copy edit of a theatre dissertation titled The Intercultural Process of Creating Jingju Adaptations of Western Literature in the 21st Century. Checked manuscript for grammar, punctuation, consistency, and flow. I also formatted the footnotes and bibliography according to The MLA Handbook, 8th Edition. Finished in July 2019.

Completed: Copy edit of a biographical book. Checked manuscript for grammar, punctuation, consistency, and flow. Publication date not known at this time. Finished June 2019.

Completed: Copy edit of an email campaign. Checked manuscript for grammar, punctuation, consistency, and flow. Finished in April 2019.

Proofreading

Completed: Proofread of a non-fiction business/mindset book, Servant Leader Mindset. Checked manuscript for punctuation and consistency. Edited to the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition. A style sheet was also developed for the client. To be published in 2020.  Finished in November 2019.

Website Reviews

Completed: Reviewed The Dashing Squad website. Checked for grammar, punctuation, formatting, image layout, correct images, and working links. Finished in April 2019.

Completed: Reviewed the BCN Technical Services website. Checked for grammar, punctuation, formatting, image layout, consistency, and working links. Finished in September 2019.

Completed: Reviewed Jamecia Arestil’s website. Checked for grammar, punctuation, formatting, image layout, consistency, and working links. Finished in December 2019.

Certifications

General Proofreading: Theory and Practice

The Art of Proofreading:

High-Level Proofreading Pro

Tea and Commas: The Foundations of Line and Copy-Editing Fiction

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