Are you stuck and wondering how to write what comes next? Developmental editing can get you over that hump by assessing what your manuscript needs and pointing you in the right direction to strengthen your work’s structure and get those creative juices running again.





Linda M. Verde is a freelance editor with a penchant for a great story and more than 30 years of experience. She has many areas of learning and interest, with particular expertise in ensuring logical consistency in worldbuilding.

Her editing practice includes experience and expertise in business and medical publications. She is Editor-in-Chief of two peer-reviewed medical journals and has edited several books across various genres of fiction and non-fiction.

Early in her career, she was Managing Editor, then Publisher and Editor, of Ivey Business School’s prestigious management magazine, Ivey Business Quarterly, where she learned to love editing.

An award-winning entrepreneur, Linda is working on her first novel. She feels very fortunate that her work is doing what she loves. See her profile on LinkedIn or reach her at