Michelle Dyer

I specialize in helping organizations, companies, authors, and writers create clear and compelling writing. As your editor, I am an advocate for both you and your reader: I maintain your voice, style, and purpose, all while creating a seamless, accessible reading experience for your audience. 

I provide the following editorial services:

  • Developmental/substantive editing
  • Copyediting
  • Line-editing/proofreading
  • Plain language editing
  • Bias-free and inclusive language
  • Content writing

I have written and/or edited for: 

  • K-12 and higher education, including curriculum, course design, and student-facing materials
  • Real estate and vacation rentals
  • Personal finance
  • Social media for nonprofits
  • Legal forms
  • College admissions, including medical school admissions
  • Resumes and cover letters
  • Individual creative writers
  • Poetry
  • Creative nonfiction
  • Plain language
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion / Sensitivity reading

With my background in teaching English and grammar, my expertise in creative writing, and love of wordsmithing and the writing process, I am confident we can work together to achieve your goals. 

I have a breadth of knowledge and interest in education and pedagogy, psychology and psychotherapy, spirituality, nature, and the humanities — but I love reading and learning, so no subject is off-limits! 

Education and Certifications: 

  • MA, English Education – Arizona State University
  • BA, English/Creative Writing – University of New Mexico
  • ACES / Pointer Certificate in Copy Editing 

Hendersonville, NC

Email: mdyerfreelancer@gmail.com

Years in the field: 10
Years freelancing: 1


Michelle Dyer