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Rachel has written textbooks and teachers' guides, crafted websites and webinars. She taught in Baltimore County schools and gave presentations across Capitol Hill. Now, her experienced team is ready to work with you.

 

See a detailed list of Rachel's recent work and experiences below

Midwest writers and editors are available to elevate your next writing or editing project, from a resume rewrite to a website overhaul. Midwest writers and editors are also available to create and teach a writing course for your organization. Sliding-scale fees are available for students, nonprofits and BIPOC-owned businesses.

 

 Fill out the form below  to get started with us today!

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We're always looking for amazing freelancers to be part of our team.

Fill out this form to get started. We can't wait to write with you!

I don't send any marketing material to my clients without having Rachel take a look at it first. She finds grammar mistakes and helps me make my messages clear and easy for my clients to understand.

Kristen Gyolai

The Law Office of Kristen Gyolai

Services

Copyediting

Starting at $497

We haven't met a grammar mistake or awkward sentence we couldn't fix. Turnaround time is typically less than one business day.

Developmental Editing

Starting at $597

Let us work through your website, newsletter, or proposal line-by-line. We'll tell you exactly what to fix and how, with a mind for SEO marketing.

Copywriting       

Starting at $997

Our experienced writers will craft crisp copy, still in your own unique voice.

Build Your Own Course

Prices vary.

Rachel and her team are teachers at heart. We're here to create a course specifically for your organization, all in a language your employees or stakeholders will understand.

Complete the form below to start building your own course.

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Our reports are so much better because of Rachel.

Our staff learned so much from her.

Diane Kokal

Communications Specialist

SVP Research Services

 

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I was so pleased with Rachel's professionalism and excellence.

I highly recommend her services!

Amy Nelson

Inventor and Entrepreneur

 

Rachel's Professional Highlights

Nearly 20 years of writing and communications experience

Writer and public speaker: United States Congress   

Writer and public speaker: Minnesota Attorney General

Writer, editor, and project manager: various nonprofits and small businesses

Independent writer and editor: magazines, nonprofits and businesses, simultaneously managing several ongoing projects

Rachel's Memberships and Certifications

Rachel's Recent Work

Writing and Editing for Education

Developmental Editing and Project Management: Competitive Debate textbook; Perfection Learning [2019]

Writing: GED Science and Social Studies study guide (Social Studies component); BarCharts Publishing [2018]

Writing, Substantive Editing and Project Management: Middle Grade Teachers' Guides; Teacher Created Materials [2020]

Editing: AP United States History textbook;  Perfection Learning [2018]

Website Copywriting

H2O Media [2021]

Report Editing and Corporate Writing Instruction
Magazine and Literary Journal Articles

Feature article in Parent Magazine: "For Some Moms, Writing is the Best Self-Care"  [2021]

Feature article in Minnesota Parent Magazine: "Top Taprooms: Best Twin Cities Breweries for Families"  [2018]

Feature article in Solstice Literary Magazine: "Writing Through Postpartum"  [2017]

Personal memoir in Rebellious Magazine for Women: "I'm Starting to Forget Some of My Babies" [2015]

Parenting Column: Rebellious Magazine for Women
Nonprofit Reports
Teaching

English 10 and Speech teacher, Speech coach; Baltimore County Public Schools [2008-2012]

Licensed Secondary English teacher, State of Minnesota [2012-present]