I charge a flat rate for proofreading.*
Essays up to 250 words ... $45
Essays 250+ to 650 words ... $75
Essays 650+ to 800 words ... $100
(Your essay is longer than that? We'll discuss a rate.)
Rush fee: +$25
*Sometimes more extensive copyediting is needed before the essay is ready to be proofread. In that case, I charge an hourly fee of $45.
Developmental Editing and Consulting Fees
I am happy to provide more extensive development or editorial input. In a personal consultation (either in person or virtual), we will review your essay together, discuss my feedback and suggestions, and make a plan for moving forward.
One-hour consultation (in person or virtual) ... $50 (minimum $25)
Editorial development ... $45/hour