Hi! I'm happy you’re here.


My name is Emily. I am an insatiable reader and certified copyeditor who is passionate about working with others to create beautiful writing that persuades, informs, and entertains. I have a passion for the written word, and would love to help you with your editorial needs. 

Editing is good for you.

Want to get to know me better? Read my bio here.


Now that you’ve written something brilliant, it’s time to give it a final polish. At the Copyist, I work meticulously to ensure the correctness, consistency, and clarity of your writing in the areas of grammar, spelling, usage, formatting, and style. These are the seemingly small errors that can muddle your message or turn readers off. I retain your voice while fixing the little things to ensure clear, compelling, engaging communication with your readers. 

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I have a broad range of editorial and QA experience working with small presses, independent authors, nonprofits, small businesses, and Fortune 100 and 500 companies.

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Have a project? I can help with fiction, creative nonfiction, blog articles, newsletters, web copy, scripts, eLearning, business reports, PR and marketing documents, press releases, technical documents, presentations, and communiqués. I can even help you create a custom house style guide.

Have a project for me? Let's talk!