Copy-Editing

And the Bad Grammar Oscar goes to…Apostrophe Abuse

1st February, 2018

Last week, I was standing in a queue in a coffee shop behind a lady with her hair tied in a bun. On the back of her neck, she had […]

Kate, Leo, and the Oxford Comma.

29th February, 2016

I was asked the other day if it’s OK to put a comma before the word ‘and’.Despite what you may have been taught in primary school, my answer […]

A discount, for you. Just to say ‘Thank You’.

18th January, 2016

Verat’s set for a successful 2016, thanks to you.Verat may be less than a year old, but it’s because of you – my lovely clients – that I can […]

What does a copy-editor do? And why do you need one?

12th January, 2016

Improved copy, from a professional copywriter, that sits within a low budget? It can be done. You just need to consider copy-editing.I do a lot of copy-editing […]

Does your copywriter know the rules of grammar?

8th December, 2015

Making basic grammatical errors weakens the impact of your copy and your integrity as a wordsmith.Recently, I noticed a blog post – incidentally, from a writer – entitled: ‘Reasons I Love […]