West Coast Editorial Associates can write what you need, edit what you’ve written, or train you and your staff to write and edit more effectively. We can look after the words in your life by managing your entire project or by handling a single aspect of it.
Barbara works at all stages of publishing, from research, writing, and rewriting to editing and publication management, for individual, corporate, and public sector clients.
Audrey specializes in developmental editing, copy editing, proofreading, and indexing of trade and academic books.
A Certified Structural Editor, Copy Editor, and Proofreader, Lana edits, indexes, and writes non-fiction books and other publications. She trains and coaches workplace writers and teaches editing at SFU.
Frances, a Certified Professional Editor (Hon.), edits and writes just about anything. She teaches at Douglas College and UBC and gives workshops across Canada.
Rowena edits and writes books, government and business documents, magazine articles, educational materials, and more. She coaches writers who are honing their craft and pursuing publication.
A Certified Professional Editor, Merrie-Ellen writes, edits (substantive, stylistic, and copy), and proofreads materials ranging from books and manuals to websites and reports.
Ruth, a Certified Professional Editor (Hon.), works at all stages of publication: writing, rewriting, and editing at all levels. She delivers workshops for editors, writers, and communicators.
News and views
Three WCEA partners—Barb Johnston, Audrey McClellan, and Rowena Rae—recently attended Book Publishing Boot Camp in Vancouver. Organized by…
While perusing 19th-century Canadiana for my bookselling history blog, I occasionally come across items about proofreaders—the catch-all term…
Congratulations to author and naval historian Barry Gough for the glowing Times Literary Supplement review of his book Churchill…
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