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Pen in Hand

Pen in Hand ghost writes for the following types of works; obituaries, eulogies, oral presentaions/ speaches, memorials, articles, reviews, and essays. Contact me at falkc@telus.net to hire any of these freelance methods.
Business, academic, and personal communications must have the right language and detail to not just reach your audience but make a lasting impact. Pen In Hand composes documents for many types of communications.
Sometimes one of the most difficult things to do is proofread a writing project. The power behind a fresh pair of eyes cannot be understated.
Some of Pen In Hand proofreading and copy editing services include:
Content Analysis
Closely examining your work for spelling, punctuation and typographical errors. Ensuring readability by assessing verb tense, grammar, sentence fragments, run-on sentences, subject-verb disagreement, word choice, comma splices and other usage. ESL editing & proofreading, Term paper editing & proofreading.  Business editing & proofreading.  Resume services.
Editing and Proofreading
Is the writing geared to the intended audience? Are the tone and style proper for that audience?
Are the spelling, grammar, mechanics and punctuation correct?
Is the content written in terms your readers will understand?  Does it focus on their needs and concerns?
Is the marketing approach appropriate and effectively used? 
includes application proofreading, article proofreading, paper proofreading, proposal writing, school admission, article proofreading, biography proofreading
Proofreading Services
0.1 cent per word 
Grammar, typographical errors, misspellings, punctuation, clarity, comma usage and splices, sentence fragments, run-on sentences, subject-verb disagreement, verb tense
Concentrating on logical flow, organization, structure, transition, phrasing ambiguities, rhetorical consistency, levels of diction, lexical register, rhythm and colloquialisms.
Focusing on your needs for consistency, theme, style, concision, clarity, tone and audience appropriateness.
Editing Services
0.125 cents per word
citation style, flow, transition, phrasing ambiguities, audience appropriateness, organization, structure, theme , rhetorical consistency, levels of diction, rhythm, word choice, colloquialisms
Personal Services
résumé writing, cover letter services, research assistance, individualized document creation
Pen in Hand now offers Life Journal writing and production involving personal interview service, transcription sevices, and story formatting and production providing a personal life story as seen and told by the story teller.
Products include but are not limited to interview recordings, trascripts of interviews, edited transcripts, book formatting, book with photo layout, book production.
Pen in Hand offers a personalized approach to help individuals write their own story. This is not a prepackaged product that may be time consuming, physically challenging, or otherwise pose any comprehension difficulty for the client, this in an individualized process created to fit the individual client. I hold no copywright on any final products, these are your stories from start to finish facillitated by my guidance.

PEN in HAND'S promise to you
Intellectual Property
The client maintains ownership and copyright over all materials, Pen In Hand does not require credit or acknowledgement beyond the fees for services rendered.
Submission Confidentiality and Security
issues surrounding classified and confidential documents and intellectual copyright are taken very seriously. Pen In Hand guarantees clients that no part of their text submitted for proofreading or editing will be compromised, disclosed, appropriated by or shared with anyone for any reason whatsoever and does not release client information or the titles of edited materials.
Accuracy of Client Information
Clients are responsible for providing true and accurate information with respect to their name, address, phone number, email address and all payment details. Failure to provide correct and accurate information can result in refusal of service. The client assumes all responsibility for any errors or issues, as well as legal liability resulting from such false information.
Disposal of Client Information
Pen In Hand destroys and/or deletes personal information from our systems in accordance with applicable laws. All documents are deleted from our system within sixty days of project completion unless otherwise instructed by a client.
Legal Disclaimer
As required by law, Pen In Hand reserves the right to disclose personally identifiable information when that disclosure is necessary to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, legal process served and/or to protect the rights of Pen In Hand.
Security Information
Pen In Hand takes reasonable steps to protect documents. We are committed to providing security, integrity and authenticity of all data via our system. Unfortunately, not all data transmissions over the Internet are totally secure and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent to us via the Internet.