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Sarah is able to effortlessly transform briefs — however complicated or research-intensive — into succinct, well-written pieces that always meet our high expectations — Alex Craddock, Insider Guides (August 2022)
Your knowledge of what’s needed, ‘love of words’ and eye for detail have provided the expert help I needed to successfully secure my last two academic promotions and job applications. Thank-you, Sarah! — Dr Diane Kalendra, Australian Institute of Business (April 2022)
I am not sure that I would have achieved the mark that I did had I not had such a professional and accomplished editor to skilfully transform a sound piece of research into a great thesis — Paula Medway (February 2021)
I offer a broad range of editing services from proofreading through to substantive and structural editing and reworking.
I also offer custom content creation and copywriting, working with you to create novel and creative content to any specification.
I tailor my services to suit my clients' needs and am happy to answer any questions about levels of editing and copywriting.
Please don't hesitate to contact me to discuss your project and how I can help.
I'm an accomplished and flexible editor and writer who is well placed to bring out the highest quality in your own written work as well as create custom content for any need.
I am proficient in working with a range of writing and publishing styles, from poetry and fiction to journal articles, PhDs, blogs and reports. I am a published researcher, poet and reviewer with experience in editing and publishing online journals.
I have extensive experience in academic editing, including academic promotion and grant applications (e.g., ARC); PhD, Masters and Honours theses; journal articles and essays; and learning materials. I am also an accomplished and nuanced fiction and poetry editor.
I produce content for a wide range of clients, from academics and universities to NGOs and private businesses. I am experienced in writing online articles and blogs for a diverse range of audiences, creating learning materials and curriculums for online courses and crafting organisational statements and branding.
My broad-ranging research, publishing, editorial and creative experience equips me to approach any editing or writing task with sensitivity and rigour. I pride myself on working collaboratively with clients to ensure that all your needs are met and we produce the highest quality work possible.
PhD - English Literature
Honours - German Studies
Diploma of Languages - German
BA - English & Linguistics
University of Technology Sydney
Australian Catholic University
Australian Institute of Business
TAFE International Western Australia
Australasian Association of Writing Programs
International Coalition to End Organ Trafficking in China (ETAC)
City of Adelaide
City of Ballarat
Diversity and Inclusion statement (Australasian Association of Writing Programs)
7 Tips on Assignment Writing Every Student in Australia Should Know (Insider Guides)
What is Forced Organ Harvesting in China - Understanding the Evidence (International Coalition to End Organ Trafficking in China [ETAC])
Marketing in the New Normal (AIB Review)
My scholarly work:
Reading (Not-)Eating in the Works of Emily and Charlotte Brontë (Outskirts: Feminisms along the edge)
Confinement and Consumption: Reflections on the Gothic in Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights (1847) and Charlotte Brontë’s Villette (1853) (Aeternum: The Journal of Contemporary Gothic Studies)
My creative work: