rewriting

I can rewrite, working from your smooth, completed manuscript, which is in good shape but needs minor help.

“Rewriting” means that only portions need to be rewritten, and that the manuscript is already strong. This is smoothing over the author’s effort, not a total makeover.

Work could include:

I rewrite to achieve:

I correct:

I check for:

The work required with a rewrite is greater than with a copyedit, but lesser than with ghostwriting.