• copy-editing
  • proofreading
  • content editing
  • development editing
  • digital learning platforms, HTML
  • language editing (for non-native authors writing in English)
  • fluent French (and knowledge of early French)
  • degree-level German
  • a¬†particular passion for grammar!


  • educational
  • academic texts
  • journals

Le mot juste skills

Specialist subjects

(I welcome enquiries about others, too)

  • language text books (French, German, ELT, at all levels)
  • educational materials, especially for the international market
  • history (especially European)
  • literature (especially medieval)
  • popular theology, liturgy
  • publications that include musical examples

Present and past clients include

  • Oxford University Press (journals, international education)
  • Cambridge University Press (journals, educational material)
  • The German History Society (academic journal)
  • Sage Publications (journals)
  • Church House Publishing (academic, liturgy)
  • The Anglican Communion Office (reports)
  • Macmillan Education (international education)
  • Elektra Media (educational¬†material for Collins)
  • Hart McLeod (language teaching materials for Hodder/Hachette)
  • Carnegie Publishing (medieval literature for Liverpool University Press)
  • Boydell & Brewer (academic: medieval literature)
  • Society for Editors and Proofreaders (Code of practice; repurposing of training for online delivery)