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Freelance Editing and Proofreading to Help All Writers Polish Their Prose and Communicate Clearly

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As an experienced editor, I provide professional editing services for authors, business owners, and academic writers. Whether you need help with content development, copy editing, or proofreading I can assist you in achieving polished and effective writing. 

Contact me to discuss your specific editing needs and to learn how I can help you achieve your writing goals! 


  • For Authors: If you’re a writer looking to improve your work, explore my editing services! I offer beta reading, manuscript evaluation, line editing, copyediting, and proofreading. All genres are welcome, but my favorites are YA, mystery, and horror! Click to learn more!

  • For Business Owners: If you need polished business documents, look no further! I ensure your writing is strong, your key points are clear, free from errors and mistakes. I will use my skills to enhance your brand and build trust in your company. I will edit reports, emails, website copy, social media posts, marketing materials, blogs and more!

  • For Academic Writers: If you are looking to get an "A" on your next essay or research assignment, allow me to use my editing skills and my 25 years of teaching experience to help! I can work with you at all phases of the writing process from prewriting to your final draft. I offer discounted rates to high school and undergraduate students. 




Remember, choosing the right editing service can make a significant difference in the quality of your content. My goal is to make your writing shine!

The Process is simple!

  • Contact me via email, and I will respond within 48 hours.

  • Through email, Zoom, or Google Meet, we will chat and get more specific about your goals and needs.

  • You will share a portion of your manuscript up to 1,000 words, and I will complete a sample edit. 

  • Based on our discussion and my review of the manuscript, I will prepare and email my proposal.


  • If you decide to use my services, I will prepare a detailed contract to protect both of us. 

  • Once I receive the signed contract and a deposit, work will begin!


Please Note: I work in Microsoft Word using Track Changes. My notes and changes are suggestions. The author ALWAYS has the final say!

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   My name is Jane Ball, and I have a long history as an avid reader, lover of words, and as an English teacher. My teaching experience has provided me with a unique perspective on the challenges and needs of writers. I have edited all types of documents, from emails and campaign bios to short stories, news articles, and more. I am an active member of the American Copy Editors Society (ACES), and I earned their "Poynter ACES Certificate in Editing." My goal is to use my experience and expertise to collaborate with you and help you develop your writing to its fullest potential.

    I founded Sentence Savvy Editing and Proofreading, LLC because I want to provide a comprehensive service to help authors of all kinds improve their writing while maintaining their unique style and voice. Whether you’re a student, a business professional, a novelist, or anyone else who needs help with their writing, I am here to ensure you reach your audience with a clear, concise, and polished document.

Contact me today, so we can discuss your editing needs.


At Sentence Savvy Editing and Proofreading, I am dedicated to providing high-quality editing services that meet your unique needs. If you have any questions or would like to discuss your project, please contact me. Please provide information about your project's genre, word count, and the type of editing you are seeking, and I will respond to schedule a free consultation and sample edit. Thank you for considering Sentence Savvy Editing and Proofreading for your editing needs.

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