We have edited fiction and non-fiction manuscripts. Our projects have ranged from manuscripts on business topics, short fiction,novels, and contemporary history.
O’Neal Media Group Editorial Process:
Together, we discuss appropriate timelines, projected schedules, goals for your work, and the method of reporting (Annotations on your manuscript amplified, if you prefer by a phone consultation) You send us your manuscript as a Google document that can be shared. We annotate your manuscript. and elaborate on any written notes.
Thoroughly annotated manuscript segments, suggesting changes, for example in organization,style, tone, point of view, grammar etc. This can be followed by a consultation and discussion of the specific and general notes either by audio file or phone consultation.
$75 an hour for developmental editing and consultation. Note there is no charge for the initial consultation by phone.
You make a deposit of $150 for a two-hour editing. You evaluate our editorial response to your writing and decide to continue, or not. You will be billed with each returned manuscript. Payment is due upon receipt of returned manuscript. Editing fees may be paid by check or paypal. Our paypal e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Credentials And Experience:
Jackie O’Neal holds an M.F.A. in Fiction and Poetry from the renowned Sarah Lawrence College Writing Program. Her editorial talents were instrumental in the critical success of The Editor’s Manual: Editing Prose As A Professional, Soleil Press. In addition, O’Neal has been teaching writing courses at the college level for the past ten years. In 2007, she was nominated for An Excellence In Teaching Award from Atlantic Cape Community College in N.J.
Throughout her career, she has helped hundreds of students and writers improve their writing skills.
Kathleen hired you as a Writer/Editor and hired you more than once
Top qualities: Great Results, Expert, On Time
“I have been so pleased with the editing work and asssistance Jackie has given to me. She helps my ideas flow together and captures the essence of what I am trying to say. I highly recommend her and have already told several colleagues about the excellent quality of her work.”
Lisa hired you as a Writer/Editor
Top qualities: Expert, Good Value, High Integrity
“Jackie delivers her services from a place of integrity. I love working with Jackie, she is always quick to offer support and make recommendations. She is very detailed oriented and delivers top quality work. She is very creative with her ideas. You can believe in Jackie – she does what she says she is going to do and delivers 110%. I highly recommend Jackie’s editorial services – she delivers on time and is cost effective.