Calgary Association of Freelance Editors

A professional organization for freelance editors and writers.

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Finding the right editor can take the drudgery out of getting your message across and help you to get it across with pizzazz!

Editors can change copy that is choppy, disorganized, and overly abstract, into something that it flows, has an appropriate hierarchy, and is clear and concrete.

Editors can help you identify the writers’ roadblocks that keep you from producing fiction that is engaging, entertaining and fluid.

Editors can ensure that your reports and papers are grammatically correct, accessible to your readers, and audience-appropriate.

Editors can turn a stylistically sloppy draft into fluidly functional copy; identify euphemistic and verbose and help you realize a concise flow to your work; and editors and help make the “dull” into something “dynamic!”

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Can’t decide on the right editor for your project? Or, not sure what sort of editing is required for your work?

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What’s the total word count for this project? (including footnotes, titles, tables and figure pages)

What is the genre, media and subject of the book or project? (for example, business and industry report; book or journal in academia; magazine/newspaper or other type of periodical article; a non-fiction book; education text book; or a digital or web project)

If your writing a book, are you looking to eventually self-publish or to go through traditional publishing channels?

What is your timeline, deadline or significant milestones for this project?

Any other details for the book/work that would help source the best-fit editor for your project.