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MKDiehl Editing Services
4.9
from 68 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 97 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Holly W.
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This started out very business like but ended feeling very personal. I appreciated her gentle, yet very honest, critique. My main request of wanting to know exactly what I needed to improve on when I begin writing my other book, and she wonderfully complied.

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LoHud Comedy
4.6
from 47 reviews
  • 34 years in business
  • 100 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Donald D.
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This was the second time we hired Adam and LoHud. The comics Adam brought each were unique enough that everyone in the audience had a favorite. But it was Adams hosting that kept the show connected. He is not only a very funny comic but as the MC he engaged the audience and kept things rolling smoothly.

Maura's ESL Lessons
4.7
from 28 reviews
  • 46 hires on Thumbtack
Petronela M.
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I met Maura a while ago when I was looking for a teacher to help me improve my conversation skills in English. During our meetings she stimulated the conversation by asking lots of questions about myself, about my country, making me not only to use English but gaining the necessary confidence needed to speak in another language that is not my native one. Another valuable thing that I learned from Maura was a good insight about American culture, people and places in NJ/NY. She also recommended me great books for improving my conversation skills, with useful expressions and topics for practice. Last but not the least, Maura shared from her experience in Toefl preparation exam which is one of my future objectives. I recommend Maura for anyone who is interested in improving English language skills.

Write for Life
4.6
from 22 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
Lisa B. L.
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David was a great help in editing my book! He was able to organize the ideas and get all of the touches done that I, as the author, was in far too deeply to see! He did fantastic job and Crystal Child is now a reality we can both be proud of!

KEMPS Consulting
4.8
from 18 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Paula W.
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I was impressed with Kate from the moment our conversations began. She approached this project with enthusiasm and drive. She completed it timely. She provided content analysis along with proofreading. She even went out of her way to investigate alternate options if something she read required improvement topically. I would definitely recommend her and her work to authors looking to get their book edited.

Writing and Editing by Sima
5.0
from 4 reviews
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Daniel M.
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Sima is an excellent editor. Should is always diligent, efficient and professional. She edits my firms documents and helps us always have a professional appearance. I highly recommend her.

  • 10 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Annie C.
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Malory was awesome to work with! She was punctual, professional, personable, and a very good editor! I would definitely use her services again!

Douglas Sinreich
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Molly F.
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Edited my book. Gave logical feedback and was extremely approachable.

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Josh K.
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Sophia is awesome! She helped me with my book, a memoir that I wrote. She read different drafts and made very useful editing suggestions and helped me cut some parts out. Definitely recommend her for any writing/editing needs!

  • 18 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Brian G.
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Wendy Notarnicola did a great job proofreading and line editing my book manuscript. I have used her services for general business documents too and she is always accurate professsional and fast.

Kat Kilcullen
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Molly N.
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Kat is a truly gifted editor. I’ve hired her on numerous occasions to help me communicate exactly what it is I’ve wanted to say. I’ve received nothing but positive responses on each occasion. Her communication is unparallel and she has a delightfully calming disposition and attitude. Will hire again and again A+++

Julia Blume
5.0
from 1 review
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Jeffrey S.
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Julia edited a number of my research manuscripts. In each case, she was prompt in returning edited drafts, and I have been impressed with the thoroughness of her work. Particularly important for me, she was able to recommend edits that fit within the "scientific" style of writing, which is sometimes difficult, in my experience, for editors to do.

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Luis H.
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Virginia helped me write content for my website. When I first met with Virginia I was all over the place and didn’t know what I wanted to say or had too much to say. She guided me through the process of coming up with content and asked key questions to help narrow down what my content would be. In the end she took my jumble thoughts and created concise clear wording about my company. I learned more from working with Virgina than I imagined and don’t have anything to change. She is extremely professional, engaging and thorough.

Hillel Black
3.0
from 3 reviews
  • 45 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Jerry P.
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I hired Mr. Black to provide editing services for my book. Although I am not one of his best selling authors, I was very pleased with the insightful help he gave me. I would recommend him to anyone who is serious about producing a first rate product in a timely manner. His experience shows in the help he gives and the impact he makes.

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I specialize in developmental editing, line editing, and proofreading--I take manuscripts and improve their story arcs and characterizations and fix all grammatical and stylistic errors. But most of all, I punch up the prose--I make it more vivid and more concise, and I make dialog sound more interesting and natural.

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Writing and reading are my passion. I am skilled at editing and proof reading and am an excellent speller and grammarian. As a Business Analyst, I am attentive to detail and am a perfectionist by nature. If you would like a job well done, look no further.

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I am a 20 year professional journalist, writer, editor as also a broadcast journalist. I have total command of the English language (Queen's or otherwise).

  • 11 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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OUR SERVICES I have a full-service digital media production service called Dinosaur Hawk Films. I produce the script breakdowns, manage production, and edit video. DH consists of a full creative team available for hire during production. All of us work in the field and join together creatively in our off time. ABOUT ME I am a writer who loves to help projects stay efficient and on brand while keeping crew on a reasonable work day schedule. Working as a freelance producer / editor allows me the freedom to write and create my own projects. It is a very rewarding career to help creatives! - MY PROCESS FOR SCRIPT LINING I dissect your script, split every department into its own sheet, and research the best solution for obtaining every requirement to tell your story. YOU PROVIDE: The completed script, as many details and preferences currently on brain for the project. I PROVIDE Patience, nimble fingers, a spreadsheet, and Celtx. Rates starting at $75/hr, sliding scale. Drop me a line if you'd like to work together! - MY PROCESS FOR VIDEO EDITING We discuss the type of project first. If this is a one day music video shoot, I'd like to be there to take notes. This is not required for all shoot types. Upon wrapping production, we'll meet, exchange footage, and review your preferred takes / desired story edit. I use Final Cut X and am certified in Final Cut Pro 7. I am familiar with Avid and Adobe Premiere, but do not own these programs. YOU PROVIDE: The footage, an external hard drive for the project. I PROVIDE Macbook Air with Final Cut X, mobility up to 5 miles, and a pleasant calm attitude. Rates starting at $50/hr, sliding scale. Drop me a line if you'd like to work together! Thank you, Chanel

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With 80 books under my belt, both in fiction and non-fiction, and in the juvenile and adult markets, I can help with a story if a writer is stuck with writer's block, or with a plot. I have done work for Disney, Star Trek, Marvel comics, and many other licensed properties.

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I'm a retired senior editor at McGraw-Hill. I have a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University, NY and was a Knight-Bagehot fellow in Business and Economics journalism at the same Ivy league university. I've writen books and booklets in prose as well as poetry. I also served as an adjunct English instructor at City University of New York. In addition, I have more than 40 years of experience as a professional journalist, wirking in virtually every medium.

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I have 20 years' experience writing and editing in industries ranging from news to finance to pharmaceutical.

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