What to do after you think your manuscript is ready

I’ve finished my first draft, so now I need a proofreader.

It is the email that makes my heart sink.

Yes, I know you have put a lot of effort into getting this far. But no, I’m not in the business of charging you loads of money for the sake of it.

Good editors are interested in doing a good job at the appropriate stage. That means you need a really good draft before you contact one of us.

Here are some useful tips about what to do before your manuscript is ready.

Visit my websites via the links at the top of this page.

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About The Proof Angel

I am a freelance editor and proofreader. I work with a wide range of clients, from companies to self publishing authors. I can help you to communicate clearly in print or on line by providing a fresh pair of eyes, carrying out a final check, or by suggesting ideas to improve the flow of your message.
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