Erin Servais

Erin Servais
Dot and Dash LLC

I am a book editor, author coach, and founder of Dot and Dash LLC, an author-services company. Dot and Dash focuses on guiding women authors through positive-minded and collaborative book editing and author coaching to empower them to meet their publishing dreams.

I offer all levels of book editing (copy editing, line editing, and developmental editing) and several author-coaching programs, from services to help you start your book, kick writer’s block to the curb, and build your author platform.

In addition, I have experience in copywriting and social media management, and I also run two blogs: Grammar Party ( and Dot and Dash blog (

Editing Services:
Copyediting, Developmental editing, Line editing, Proofreading, Series, Substantive
Writing Services:
Content marketing, Copywriting, Newsletter, Rewriting, Web
Other Services:
Author coaching, Publicity and marketing, Social media
I specialize in romance, women’s fiction, and young adult fiction.
Fiction Genres:
Drama, Historical, Memoir, Mystery, Romance, Self-help
Nonfiction Genres:
Autobiography and memoir, Biography, Business, Creative nonfiction, Essay, History, Reference, Self-help, Textbooks, Travel, True crime
Age Levels:
Middle grade, Young adult, New adult, Adult
End Products:
manuscripts, books, blog posts, blogs, social media
Style Manuals:
Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS)
Google Docs, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, PerfectIt
Other Memberships:
ACES: The Society for Editing