Based on the policy of professional editing and writing associations, full payment is required in advance for a first-time assessment. All payments must go through PayPal. For second-time or repeated assessments, an invoice will be provided to the author at the end of each week of the turnaround time. Each bill will include time spent in actual editing plus time spent in conference and in directly related tasks.

General Proofreading

Per page/250 words: $3.00


Basic Copyediting

  • Per manuscript page/250 words: $5.00
  • Per poem (one poem per manuscript page): $3.00

Comprehensive Copyediting

  • Per manuscript page/250 words: $10.00 (i.e. $0.04 per word)
  • Per poem (one poem per manuscript page): $6.00

Translation Services

5-25¢ per word (No two texts are identical, unless there is a revision involved. This per-word price range has been established based on the fact that one submission could be more complex than another; and hence, it will be subjected to a different per-word charge when one simple text is taken into consideration.


A 300-word review of the submitted prose manuscript / academic article / poetry collection in English, German or Turkish: $225.00. If an author desires the standard turnaround time of 5-9 weeks to be shortened to 4-6 weeks, a fee of $75.00 will be added to this fee.

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