Services & Pricing

I ensure that, with every project, my work hours are neatly logged in an Excel spreadsheet for a fair price total. Please review my services and pricing listed below before hiring me for your project. (Also, please note delivery times may change for especially long pieces.) Payment for the first hour of work is required up front to show you are serious about your inquiry.

Once you are ready, feel free to click the button below and read my inquiry requirements:

Journalism – Price Varies (Dependent on Piece Type)

  • News Articles – $15.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 1-2 days (depending on urgency of piece)]
  • Reviews (Albums, Products, Etc.) – $15.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 2-4 days (additional fee will be added for rush delivery)]
  • Interviews – $20.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 2-3 days from date of interview completion with subject]
  • Live Event Coverage/Reviews – $25.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 1-2 days after event attendance]

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Copy Editing – $30.00 Per Hour

  • Focuses: grammar, sentence syntax and structure, word choice, verb tenses, capitalization, punctuation, missed/repeated words, and paragraph/sentence length
  • Delivery Date: 3-5 days
  • You will see any notes and changes made on the .docx file I return to you via email. (I use the “Track Changes” feature on Microsoft Word.)
  • This service also includes format checking according to style of piece if applicable (e.g. MLA, APA, AP Style, etc.)

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Content Editor – $40.00 Per Hour

  • Focuses: consistency of overall theme (if thoughts are organized), storytelling technique effectiveness (especially helpful for fiction writers), pacing, character development, contradictions, inconsistencies, factual errors, rewrites, rearrangements, and removal of words/sections
  • Delivery Date: 5-8 days
  • You will see any notes and changes made on the .docx file I return to you via email. (I use the “Track Changes” feature on Microsoft Word.)
  • Fiction and nonfiction are both accepted.

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Proofreading – $20.00 Per Hour

  • Focus: spelling errors, type errors, page number accuracy, table of contents accuracy, headers, captions, tables, and other elements in a final copy
  • Delivery Date: 3-6 days
  • You will see any notes and changes made on the .docx file I return to you via email. (I use the “Track Changes” feature on Microsoft Word.)
  • Fiction and nonfiction are both accepted.

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Guest Blog Posts – Price Varies (Dependent on Subject Matter)

  • Music/Music Industry – $15.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 2-3 days]
  • Writing – $25.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 2-3 days]
  • Books (Reviews, Discussions, Author Interviews, Etc.) – $20.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 3-4 days]
  • Mental Health – $15.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 2-3 days]
  • Blogging – $15.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 2-3 days]
  • Interviewing Skills – $20.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 2-3 days]
  • Journalism – $20.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 2-3 days]
  • Product Reviews – $15.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 2-3 days]

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Marketing Materials – Price Varies (Dependent on Piece Type)

  • Press Kit – $75.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 7-10 days]
  • Press Release Only – $60.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 1-3 days]

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Speech Writing – $55.00 Per Hour

  • Focus: providing you with well-worded, intellectual content for presentations
  • Delivery Date: 5-7 days
  • Your speech is in good hands with a professional writer who also gives speeches for fun! (I am a member of Toastmasters International, which is a group formed specifically to practice and enhance public speaking and speech writing skills.)
  • I will send the final product as both .docx and .pdf files so you have a final copy as well as an editable copy in case it is needed.

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Ghostwriting – Price Varies (Dependent on Giving Credit or No Credit)

  • With Credit – $65.00 per hour + royalties as arranged with client [Delivery Date: 4-10 days (depending on length of project)]
  • No Credit – $75.00 per hour [Delivery Date: 4-10 days (depending on length of project)]

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Newsletter Writing – $60 Per Hour for Just Writing, $70.00 Per Hour for Writing and Newsletter Formatting

  • Focus: Producing high-quality and polished newsletters for yourself or your business/organization
  • Delivery Date: 3-5 days
  • You will receive the final product as a .pdf file (and also a .docx file if you only requested the writing portion).
  • Email newsletters are included in this service.

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Website Content Writing – $45.00 Per Hour

  • Focus: Provide quality written work for your website and display your expertise in your field for the world to see
  • Fields of Expertise: Music & the music industry, Writing, Books, Mental Health, Interviewing, Public Speaking, Journalism
  • I will write content for every page on your site including home and contact pages. (High proficiency in “About” pages.)
  • The final product(s) will be sent as .docx and .pdf files.
  • If you have content currently on your website that you would like polished, I can make my edits on Microsoft Word; I use “Track Changes” on the program so you can see the edits I make.

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Creative Writing Critiques – $65.00 Per Hour

  • Focus: Ensuring your creative work is up to publication (and, most importantly, YOUR standards by giving helpful feedback so you write pieces you can be proud of
  • Delivery Date: 2-4 days
  • Poetry, fiction, nonfiction, creative nonfiction, and (screen)plays accepted
  • 10+ years of creative writing experience (including college-level education)
  • The most important bit of information regarding my critiques – I never want to change your story to something I would do. I will always keep your vision in mind as priority!
  • You will see any notes and changes made on the .docx file I return to you via email. (I use the “Track Changes” feature on Microsoft Word.)
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