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  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
  • Shawnee, KS 66216


I offer a full range of assistance in the writing process, from refining the thesis through final editing. I have a Ph.D. in philosophy and have taught philosophy and introductory and advanced composition. I also have a B.A. in Spanish and can provide translating services. I also provide self-defense solutions. I am an instructor qualified in Krav Maga, the Israeli hand-to-hand system. I am a former paratrooper and a US Army Ranger.

  • 7 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
  • Prairie Village, KS 66208


Erin Griggs: Wordslingeuse provides editorial and writing services for a diverse range of professionals: award-winning authors, individuals, corporate clients, organizations, and start-up entrepreneurs. My services bring you a highly skilled, widely read, experienced copyeditor, proofreader, writer, and researcher with extensive experience and knowledge of commonly used style guides. I possess a superior ability to listen to clients and to deliver feedback on projects with tact, honesty, and with information targeted to clients' stated needs. With Erin Griggs: Wordslingeuse, you get a flexible, fluid thinker who is precise and professional, with superior time management skills and delivers excellent product every time.

  • 3 years in business
  • Kansas City, MO 64114


Experienced editor and writer looking for writers and aspiring authors needing help with preparing manuscripts for print or electronic publishing. I have 30+ years of writing, editing, proofreading, photography and design and love helping other people tell their personal and family histories. I have a fast turnaround on proofreading and editing projects and will give your project 100% of my attention. I have a teaching background also, as well as public speaking and workshop presentation skills. I am currently leading a small group in memoir writing. I am also a "cheerleader" for community newspaper editors and publishers, with a September 2014 workshop presentation with the Missouri Press Association planned to outline how to use newspaper content to produce print and e-books.

  • 23 years in business
  • Kansas City, MO 64113


Artisan/Proof Positive enjoys a reputation for quality of work, strong attention to detail, and outstanding service to the client. The convenience of a one-stop destination for graphic design, book design, logo creation, website services, business-development expertise, copy editing, and proofreading excellence has attracted a wide spectrum of clients from not only the immediate Kansas City area, but from across the nation. Respected by the smallest start-up to the largest Fortune 500 corporations and most prestigious publications, Artisan/Proof Positive has emerged as one of the most reliable and expert design/communications ventures in the United States.

  • 30 years in business
  • Independence, MO 64052


I have been a writer and writing tutor for 10+ years. Most recently, for the past 3 years, I tutored at MCC-BR. I am qualified to assist with any type of writing skill.

  • 17 years in business
  • Kansas City, MO 64131


As a musician's service company, Ormesby Productions is committed to developing the total musician. I also offer literary editing, proofreading, translation and transcriptions services. Web design is also a cornerstone of O.P. For more information, please visit the Ormesby Productions website listed above.


I have always enjoyed reading and writing, but spelling, grammar & format errors drive me crazy! I have a keen eye for finding these errors. I can turn your rough draft into a well formed piece of literature.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
  • Kansas City, MO 64110


I write and edit by request. As an inquisitive creative professional with a knack for wordsmithing, I can help you find your words. As a human or a business, you are epic, and you deserve on-strategy, relevant words to show that!

  • Blue Springs, MO 64015


I operate writing, editing, and research services under the name, DWS Narratives. I specialize in family and personal history, business history, and early American history. Within those categories, I have ghostwritten a growing number of business books and have coauthored two life memoirs. Since 2008, I have edited the national quarterly newsletter of the General Society, Sons of the Revolution, a major Revolutionary War lineage society. Additionally, I regularly volunteer at the Midwest Genealogy Center in Independence, MO. I have a degree in journalism, and my vocational background of thirty years includes writing nonfiction and fiction manuscripts, memoirs, newsletters, newspaper reporting, magazine journalism, and communication, advertising, and ESL language instruction. I currently maintain a blog on Revolutionary War history and am developing a historical novel on that era.

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