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Grayslake Editors

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Monica Lamb // MerchMax
5.0
from 53 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 76 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Abhi B.
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Monica was AWESOME. I really think she was extremely professional and a very strong editor. She was very responsive and quick to turn things around. A+++

Sound Words
4.9
from 12 reviews
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Jay L.
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I am 100% satisfied with Delores's service. Awesome editor! Look no further and consider Delores for your next project.

Michael Epifani
4.9
from 10 reviews
    Amar R.
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    Mike was the Editor-in-Chief and Team manager for our website/blog Mostbest.com. He is a creative thinker and a quality writer. He also managed a team of six writers. His work ethic was exceptional. His managerial skills were great and he had a good rapport among all the team members. He was our go-to-person for any kind of task.

    Jaime C.
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    Mike is an excellent editor. He is incredibly thorough and attentive, and is very skilled at explaining why something isn't working. I would highly recommend his editing services.

    • 5 hires on Thumbtack
    Aileen D.
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    Laura worked with me on an extensive book project on contemporary art for the University of Lüneburg, and her profound grasp of the subtleties of language was invaluable, particularly in editing such complex subject matter. As a translator it is extremely important to me to be able to work with a good editor, who is not only technically versed in grammar and punctuation, but also approaches each text with sensitivity and understanding, as Laura Freeburn certainly does.

    Edit Wizard 4 U
    5.0
    from 4 reviews
      Abby N.
      Verified review

      Heidi is amazing – she is professional, easy to talk to and most of all, she transformed my book into a more interesting and readable format. Her input gave me the confidence to put my story out into the world. I would recommend Heidi to anyone who needs an editor. She understands what the writer’s challenges are – she “gets it”. She’s great!

      Josh Rech Cinema
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 5 years in business
      Hannah K.
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      Josh is a wonderful videographer. He has a creative way of telling your story that is warm and thoughtful. His keen and perceptive attention to capture your essence will leave your audience with a great first impression of you.

      Kenney Creative
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 26 years in business
      Nina H.
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      Cindy is the best of the best! She is someone you just want to get to know. She handled everything so beautifully and led us through it each step of the way. Our wedding was better than we could have ever hoped for! She made the entire wedding so personal and even wrote the most incredible poem about our lives together. We are going to have it framed as a lifelong reminder! With Cindy performing our marriage, we always felt comfortable that everything was in control and would go well - and believe me, that's a great feeling! After all, your wedding is your most important day! Cindy doesn't only have a lot of experience marrying people, but she has been a speaker for years! So she is very used to talking to big crowds. This was so wonderful, because she came across so natural, she could be heard well, and really knew how to "present" the ceremony so that it all comes off without a problem. She is also great for those awkward "on the spot" moments where no one knows what to do or say. (We had one of those with my mother-in-law, but Cindy handled it beautifully!) Everyone was so pleased and very impressed. She led us through our rehearsal so we all knew what to do and what to expect. She helped us to write our vows without being intrusive or pushy. She was sooooo helpful! She organized our music for us, helped us to chose readings and just put together and overall ceremony that blew us away! Oh, and she also created our wedding bulletins! They were really awesome! I just loved them!!! I will recommend Cindy to everyone (and do). She is that on-in-a-million type of person you just hope will come into your life. We will always be grateful that she came into ours!!!!

      • 3 years in business
      Nicole W.
      Verified review

      Working with Kay was fantastic! Her feedback was thoughtful and thorough! She is a fantastic writer which was definitely reflected in her proposed edits. Would definitely recommend!

      The PerkyTexan
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 20 years in business
      • 3 hires on Thumbtack
      Susan S.
      Verified review

      Suzanne was the editor of my book, The Gyne's Guide for College Women (TheGynesGuide.com) and she did a fantastic job! I recommend her highly!

      Molly Walsh
      5.0
      from 1 review
        John G.
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        I have hired Molly as both a copywriter/editor and as a researcher/indexer. In all of these roles, she brings stunning attention to detail and refreshing creativity. Highly recommended!

        Elaine Matsushita
        5.0
        from 1 review
          Barbara M.
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          i worked for elaine when she was editor of the chicago tribune's home & garden section. i loved working for her because she always trusted her writers' vision, and let us soar where we believed we might find an updraft. she is one of the hardest workers i know. and recently she produced a spoken word concert, where again she showed her limitless capacity for imagination, for bringing together artists, and for attending to every detail. she is fabulous.

          About

          American expat living and working in Quito as a freelance editor and writer. I've worked on long and short term projects and am available for last minute jobs.

          About

          I am a Chicago-based freelance editor with a master's in English. My passion for clean, clear and engaging copy is matched only by my love of traveling. I genuinely enjoy what I do and believe it manifests in my work.

          • 6 years in business
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          Simply because i work hard to achieve successful projects.

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          I am a receptionist by day and a video editor any other time. What you need I can do. I have clerical duties such as: * Typing * Editing or Proofing Video Editing is done on Final Cut Pro and can be completed within 2 weeks. File must be uploaded to Dropbox or Google Drive.

          About

          Retired English instructor of high school and post secondary levels, and published author is willing to accept proofreading and editing jobs from other writers.

          • 28 years in business
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          I presell and motivate clients and prospects. I do copywriting, editing and proofreading and provide creative marketing strategies. I'm a team player.

          • 5 years in business
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          If we're talking about freelance composing/songwriting, I feel that I have one up on the competition. I started studying music before I even learned to read. I have written and recorded hundreds of songs of various genres and styles. Give me a decade or an artist or a feeling and I'll recreate it either to represent a specific time or to modernize it and make it original. I love a challenge!

          About

          I have been a medical transcriptionist and editor for medical reports for approximately 30 years. Attention to detail in spelling, punctuation, grammar and sentence structure are my strong points.

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          My experience includes writing 27 published novels, significantly rewriting two novels by another author, and 25 years as a trade magazine editor/writer.

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