We Perform Miracles with Manuscripts


Manuscript Editing


Developmental Editing


Book Proposal Writing


Novel Editing


Nonfiction Editing


The Word Process is a partnership of two writers, editors and published novelists who have been helping authors write books for almost two decades. We offer a wide range of services – ghostwriting, book proposal writing, and editing of all genres of fiction and nonfiction. Our specialty is developmental editing – figuring out how to make a manuscript better.

Tell us about your project, and we will tell you specifically how we can be of help.


Reviews from Our Book Editing Clients

“Linda Cashdan is a phenomenal book doctor, and one who cares. Her suggestions were thorough, insightful and right on target.”  Kitty Kelley, Oprah
Cliff-of-Ruin-199x300 “You offered insightful, detailed feedback in an amazingly short period of time and your overall critique gave this first time author the encouragement she needed to press forward.”  Bonnie McKernan, Cliff of the Ruin
Patricia-M-Annino “I was absolutely amazed at how quickly you turned the project around. Without you, I doubt the book would have been as readable or sold the number of copies it has.”  Patricia M. Annino, Esquire, Women & Money: A Practical Guide to Estate Planning