Formed in 2005 by Helen Richardson and Mark Rossiter,
Mountain Manuscripts provides assessment, editing and proofreading services.
Helen has worked in communications and editing for the public and private sectors. She has edited both fiction and non-fiction for a small independent press, and has been a manuscript appraiser for many years. Helen has an MA (Hons) and a Grad Cert in Editing and Publishing (UTS).
Mark has a PhD from UTS, where he lectures in Creative Writing and Literary Theory. He publishes both fiction and creative non-fiction in magazines and anthologies. Mark has over 10 years’ experience in manuscript appraisal.
Our appraisal of your writing, fiction or non-fiction, is from the point of view of potential agents, publishers, and ultimately of readers.Rates & Contact
We edit both fiction and non-fiction writing, and have helped writers and publishers prepare work for books, magazines and anthologies.Rates & Contact
We edit academic papers and theses, write business documents of all types, including grant proposals, and write and design websites.Rates & Contact
Our proofreading service subjects your work to a close and critical reading, and correction. Benefit from "another pair of eyes".Rates & Contact