My name is Sofia Matias and I am a professional writer, editor and proofreader based in the South East of Scotland.
With my years of in-house publishing experience and extensive professional training, I can help improve your writing or create content that is right for you. My services include line editing, copyediting, manuscript critique, proofreading and copywriting.
I help independent authors improve their manuscripts, students polish their dissertations and businesses and charities deliver clear and concise writing. I also create content on a variety of topics.
My specialities are Young Adult fiction of all genres (but I can work with most genres within fiction for all ages), arts and humanities academic work and editorial content on literature, events, TV and gaming.
Professional and editorial training I have completed includes:
‘Proofreading 1: Introduction’ (CIEP)
‘Copyediting 1: Introduction’ (CIEP)
‘Immersive Copy Editing for Fantasy & Science Fiction’ (ACES: The Society for Editing)
‘Copy Editing for Inbound Marketing’ (ACES)
‘Handling Non-English Words in English Text’ (ACES)
‘Bricklaying: Editing for Structure’ (ACES)
‘Writing Ad Copy’ (LinkedIn)
For more information, testimonials and a personalised quote, please visit my website. I look forward to working with you!