Developmental, Content, Line Editor and Ghostwriter
In-depth Editing by
The Writing Doctor
The Denver Book Editor & Ghostwriter
“Charol is an outstandingeditor. Her work has saved me a
lot of money, helped make me a lot of money, and I give her a very strong
endorsement. She is part of my 'team' and does terrific work.” … “Charol, I am
in London for the next two weeks. Movies moving. One fully funded. A couple
meetings over here for another.” 2014 February - Ted Simendinger (aka Ocean Palmer)
award-winning author of numerous books (novels, business, self-help),
A professional book and academic editor for twenty years, and business editor forty years, I bring to your writing a breadth of experience. Projects include writing 14 books, editing or developing 151 books, and heavy critiquing 12 (novels, memoirs, nonfiction, spirituality, metaphysics); business materials in 27 fields, and 450 academic.
As a published author myself of twelve books (narrative-nonfiction true story, a paranormal-suspense novel and screenplay, and eight secular spirituality nonfiction), I appreciate the creative and technical challenges of being a writer and what it takes to make a manuscript publication-ready.
Editing & Development Packages:
Include one-paragraph description of your project, service needed, project budget, and word count.
Member: CIPA (Colorado Independent Publishers Association)
303-221-4409(voice mail on when writing) Denver, CO MT
UNIVERSITY WHITE PAPER, COPYEDIT with FLOW. 2014 February-"Charol, I have read this three times and you have done superb work
and this paper not only satisfies it is exceptional. I know the instructor will
be very pleased, as we incorporated many of his OE concepts and it flows
beautifully. I am so pleased. Thanks again, Best, Robin." (fifth paper) MEMOIR, 1st Place 2012- Opting In! Molly Fiore: "...Charol Messenger! ... found my voice and chipped away the rest. What was left was amazing. My expectations were far exceeded and I am beyond thrilled with what we created together."
MEMOIR, 4 International Awards 2012-Canal Zone Daughter: An American Childhood in Panama, Judy Haisten: "...Charol... is smart, intuitive, insightful, and honest. She provides tough attention to detail that writer’s crave. Her comments and suggestions were invaluable."
NOVELS, NONFICTION, BUSINESS, SELF-HELP - Business Silver Winner, Nonfiction Self-Help Bronze Winner, and three novels, Ted Simendinger (aka Ocean Palmer): "...a monster talent. She’s a great teacher and I’m lucky and grateful to have her. I work with Charol because I trust her. My work is better because she insists on my very best and settles for nothing less."
TRAVEL ADVENTURE - Best-seller! Amazon 4.5 stars!-3 MPH: The Adventures of One Woman's Walk Around the World, Polly Letofsky, memoir: "Charol [gave] my manuscript a solid foundation for successful publication.... Oh, thank the editorial Gods there are people like Charol who know this crap so I can just write and hand it over."
NARRATIVE NONFICTION, 2012 - The Last One: An Orphaned Child Fights to Survive the Killing Fields of Cambodia,Marin R. Yann:
“Charol... you brought clarity to my own original voice. The quality of
your work shows your strong passion in editing my book... I love your
work! Also, the synopsis ... is powerful, catchy, and sad. But I’m
loving it!” |