$.013 per word

​*Also known as content editing or big picture.

Our editors work with authors on the structure and con­tent of a book. They find problems of inconsistent tone or an unclear audience.

The work is reviewed in  collaboration with the author, in conceiving the topic, planning the overall structure, developing an outline, and coaching chapter by chapter if necessary.

$.005 per word

*Also known as line editing. 

Our editors look at an increment of text on the copy and then compare it to the corresponding typeset increment. They will mark any errors using standard proofreader marks.

$.008 per word

*Also known as macro editing. 

Our editors will review and correct written material submitted by the author to improve accuracy, readability, and fitness for its purpose, and to ensure that it is free of error, omission, inconsistency, and repetition.


Please email dragonflyinkpublishing@gmail.com for editing inquiries.

Someone will be in touch within 72 hours to schedule a consultation. 

*Note: Dragonfly Ink does not accept all manuscripts. This is not a negative reflection of the work submitted, but may simply be due to editor availability.

Thank you for your interest in Dragonfly Ink Editing Services. 

We guarantee a 30-day turn around for all Proofing and Basic Copy Editing.

The turn around for Developmental Editing is subject to the authors needs, as each work is unique.