Desk-top publishing and editorial services
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    “You’ve been an absolute star, and I am immensely grateful to you, again and as ever. The standard of your work is tremendous and you’re completely unflappable.”
    Helen Griffin, Editorial director, Frances Lincoln Publishers

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    “Joanna is a skilled project manager and a highly proficient editor. She is fast, accurate and very efficient.”
    Helen Fewster, Senior editor, Dorling Kindersley Adult Division

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    “We were very pleased with the job you did for us. Despite the late-running schedule you pulled out all the stops to edit the book swiftly and efficiently, managing to resolve all outstanding queries before the deadline.”
    Leanne Bryan, Senior editor, Mitchell Beazley

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    “I have always found you tolerant,
    adaptable and very helpful.”
    Anthony Kinahan, Director, Dunedin Academic Press

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    “Thanks very much for your work, which we found to be very good.
    I thought the handling of the references (including incomplete citations)
    was really very helpful. Of course, the work was also done in very
    good time.”
    Ivo Wengraf, Research analyst, RAC Foundation

Is your message clear for clients?

Using extensive expertise and experience, Wordsense will ensure that all forms of written communication, both on paper and on the web, are user friendly. Wordsense will:
  • check text for grammatical errors or inconsistencies
  • proofread web content
  • edit on-screen
  • create page layouts and much more
for websites, books, magazines, journals, company literature, catalogues, brochures, leaflets, promotional material, menus, programmes, manuals, operating instructions, dictionaries, encyclopedias, directories/yearbooks, newsletters, reports and travel guides.

Wordsense will also project manage the production in any of these media.

Gardening/horticulture and sports (general, cricket, cycling, football, golf, skiing, tennis, walking, winter) are among my special interests.

Joanna Chisholm, now trading under the name of Wordsense Ltd, is an Advanced Professional Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP), a member of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB), a network member of Publishing Scotland and has a City & Guilds Licentiateship Award in Editorial Skills.

It makes sense to use Wordsense
as your desk-top publisher