For Christian
Self-Publishing Writers

Get Your Writing Ready to Publish



Michelle Merritt sitting in front of window


Christian desk set-up with bible, "blessed" mug--proofreading and copy editing


Professional Copy Editing and Proofreading

At Merritt Edits you can trust that spelling, punctuation, and grammar errors are fixed without changing your story, your voice, or your style.

Is that comma in the right spot?

That spelling doesn’t look right.

That spelling doesn’t look right.

Let me help you eliminate any concerns you may have, and help you enjoy what you’ve accomplished.


Our Plan

Step 1

Schedule a Discovery Call

Step 2

Create a Custom Editing Plan

Step 3

Receive Your Edited Manuscript

This is where we discuss your project and what editing you need done.

Together we will discuss timeline and cost.

Review changes and queries, and get one final read through.

Valuable Service Every Time

I know you want to be an accomplished writer.

In order to do that you need accurate spelling, punctuation, and grammar.

I believe that you, as author, should not have to be overly concerned about those things. You should be focused on your story.

The problem is that you are too close to your work, which make you miss simple typos and grammatical errors.

Here’s how you and I fix that:

  1. Schedule a free discovery call
  2. Create a custom editing plan
  3. Receive your professionally edited manuscript

So, schedule a free discovery call today, and in the meantime, visit my author resources page for tips and encouragement. 

So, you can stop delaying and publish your work!


Pricing below is approximate based on your word count.

Fiction, Devotionals, Bible Studies, Manuals/Guides


Proofreading, 0.01 per word

Copy Editing, 0.016 per word

Both Services (when booked at the same time), 0.022 per word


Word Count

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I will work on smaller works and larger works. The easiest way to get your approximate pricing is to multiple word count by price per word.

Children's Books

Board books, Picture books, Early Reader books, Chapter books

  • $60.00, up to 20 pages (minimum price)
  • $3.00/page, 21-80 pages
  • $2.00/page, 81 pages and up

Middle Grades books, Young Adult books

See above pricing table for fiction

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