"Hi Al, I clicked on [publish] and I wanted to thank you for making it happen. You were instrumental and I want to thank you and hope to have [you] in [my] professional network. I invite [you] to celebrate with me through the attached document. [T]hank you . . ." - Book Author, Book formatting, editing, and indexing (2018), United States

"I certainly was more than happy with the quality of work you provided . . ." - Web Designer, Online technical catalogue update, editing, and proofreading (2013), New Zealand

"Al worked tirelessly on my thesis. She's incredibly thorough and detail [sic]. It's my blessing to have her proof my thesis. Be clear with what you want, and Al will deliver above your expectations." - PhD Candidate,* now Doctor of Philosophy, Monash University, PhD dissertation APA editing (2013-2014), Australia

"Well done Al; thank you for your help. the [sic] assignment is now complete. I will be in contact again if I have anything further." - Corporate Executive, Desktop publishing for company annual financial report (2017), Australia

"Hi Al, Hope you are well! I appreciate all the excellent work you have provided for our students. . ." - Professor of Research Methods, Statistician, Dissertation Mentor, and Director, PhD dissertation editing and formatting (2013-Present), United States

"Excellent work received form [sic] this Freelancer, very easy to communicate with, very pleasant to deal with, would thoroughly recommend this person for your next job." - Project Owner, Book formatting for CreateSpace (2016), Australia

"There is a difference between working to earn a living and living to add value by offering what is much more than money....this is Al for you! She always goes the extra mile to do a great work with her heart of gold. She is just outstanding! She is highly recommended as a world class professional editor." - Algorithm Expert, Convention manual editing (2016), Nigeria

"A FIVE STAR PROJECT" - Book Author, Book editing and formatting (2016), United States

"Very helpful and easy to communicate with :-)" - Book Author, Book layout and formatting (2016), New Zealand

"Dear Al, I just received my fantastic thesis examination results [passed with no corrections]. Many thanks to you!" - PhD Candidate, now Doctor of Philosophy*, Monash University (2015), PhD dissertation APA editing


". . . [E]verything you've contributed to the paper has truly sharpened the final product. . . . I can't thank you enough. I had no idea what to expect and you surpassed my expectations by a significant margin." - EdD Candidate, now Doctor of Education, International School Director in Croatia*, Lehigh University, PhD dissertation APA editing (2013), United States

"Wunderbar! Thank you very much, dear Al, this is really helpful! - Katja Mruck, Main Editor, FQS - Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung / Forum: Qualitative Social Research**, Journal article copyediting (2010-Present), Germany

"Excellent, Al . . . thanks so much! . . . You're a pleasure to work with." - Mark Farrell, Editor and English Teacher*, PhD dissertation formatting (2010-2011), United States

"Finally, all I want to say is thank you for helping me when I need your help. And I'm delighted to share with you that my thesis is finally approved by my adviser as well as the other panel members. . . . It was a nice experience to work with you." - Geri, MA Candidate, now Graduate*, Master's thesis editing (2009), Tibet

". . . My husband (Zaky Yamani) and I just want to say thank you for your help in editing his [my husband's] master project paper. The paper was granted an award in the Developing Asia Journalism Awards held in Tokyo, Japan. He is the first winner for the environment category and you have played an important role in making the paper receive the award. He feels grateful to have you as the editor . . ." - Resmi Setia Milawati, Author*, Research paper editing (2008), Indonesia

*repeat client

**intermittent nonprofit copyediting work