Rhuby Editorial provides top-shelf writing and editorial services.

Our clients include publishers, educational institutions, small and medium-size businesses, nonprofit organizations, and others creating nonfiction content for both expert and non-expert audiences.

Manuscript Consultation

Have a collection of writings but not sure what form it should take? Stuck partway through a project and need direction for the next step? Start here.

Go to Developmental Editing

Developmental Editing

Evaluation of a complete manuscript and all its components from title to appendix. Can involve generating ideas to flesh out the bones of a piece that is in an earlier stage of creation.

Go to line editing

line editing

Make sure your project is error-free, formatted correctly, and reads smoothly. Footnotes, citations, references, captions, sidebars included. APA, Chicago, or style guide of your choice.

Go to Custom Content Creation

Custom Content Creation

Report writing, assessment item writing, note taking, curriculum development, qualitative data coding, and other content services for your institution or agency.

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About You

You have the data. What story do you want to tell?

• You found a new way to solve an old problem
• You want to share the method you created for solving the problem
• You need to present your findings clearly, so others can understand
• You identified an important trend
• You accomplished something amazing
• You want to help people try the thing you did
• You want to challenge others to try something new
• You’re advocating for social change
• You’re giving someone a voice

About Rhuby Editorial

I'm Susan Herman, mom of two and owner of Rhuby Editorial. I've worked in publishing since 2001. I coordinate the Northern California chapter of Editorial Freelancers Association, so if you need additional publishing services after working with me, I can help you build your team and find the resources you need.

Susan Herman


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