Heidi Mann

Heidi Mann
Final Touch Proofreading & Editing
Phone:
(701) 866-4299

I hold a Master of Divinity degree from Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago (LSTC), and served for 14 years as a parish pastor. If your writing has to do with faith, theology, Bible, and/or church, my professional experience in those areas offers you value not commonly found in a copyeditor.

Editing Services:
Copyediting, Line editing, Proofreading
Writing Services:
Newsletter, Rewriting
Other Services:
Editorial project management, Fact-checking, Style guide creation
Subjects:
My passion and strengths are in matters of Christian faith (Lutheran; mainline or progressive), Bible, church, theology (down-to-earth; not overly academic). In addition to the style manuals noted below (CMOS and AP), I am accustomed to working with the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) Handbook of Style.
Nonfiction Genres:
Autobiography and memoir, Biography, Creative nonfiction, Essay, Self-help
Age Levels:
Pre-K, Early elementary, Middle grade, Young adult, New adult, Adult
End Products:
Meticulously copyedited manuscripts of books (fiction/nonfiction; children’s/middle grade/YA/mainline adult), children’s/youth/adult Christian Education curriculum; devotional/inspirational materials for individuals and churches; adult Bible study lessons
Style Manuals:
Associated Press Stylebook (AP), Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS)
Software:
Adobe Acrobat Reader, Google Docs, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, PerfectIt
Other Memberships:
ACES: The Society for Editing