mootideas

‘You’ve really helped us make the deadline here.’ ‘It would be great if you had the availability to do at least three during that span.’ Copy editing in InDesign of business reports Moot

cabby and co on the road

Very exciting, just waiting for delivery of Escape From London, Cabby and Co’s first adventure. Nick Brookland first asked me to give the words a quick edit but we soon found ourselves having such fun talking about the look of the book that he also asked me to...

words worth leaving

I was asked to help with editing a book called Lives Worth Living (find out more on Facebook). It is a collection of 15 stories written by extraordinary parents about their much-loved and extraordinary children born with life-limited conditions. Children who have left...

welcome…

…to the website of Shakspeare Editorial. This home page blog is just a series of random thoughts and links related to editing, proofreading, publishing and writing. For detailed information on how Shakspeare Editorial services might help you with your writing...

spoken and / or written?

I was helping a client format some documents in which they were advising on speech making. One phrase stuck out, to read aloud before declaring the speech done and ready to deliver. It reminded me that this is very useful advice to any writer, even if you aren’t...