Academic editing

Dissertations, theses, research papers, essays, short assignments, and more.

Copy editing

Academic papers, books, ebooks, fiction, nonfiction, manuscripts, articles, documents, website content, resumes, CVs, and more.

Beyond proofreading

Subject-verb agreement, punctuation, grammar, sentence structure, tense issues, clarity, flow, continuity, and more.


15 years in editing.

Native user of U.S. English.

Grad school certificate.

Bachelor's degree.

Meet the Editor

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  • Last Stop Editing is owned and operated by M. L. Davis. She is a college-educated professional editor, proofreader, writer, and researcher with 15 years of experience. With her extensive education and experience, she brings more to your project than simple proofreading.

About the Company

Welcome to Last Stop Editing...

Last Stop Editing is the best choice for all of your copy editing and proofreading needs.  Last Stop Editing has provided editing services to people all over the world, from college students to professional writers. M. L. Davis specializes in academic editing; however, she also provides copy editing and proofreading services for books (fiction and non-fiction), journal articles, medical documents, college application essays, CVs and cover letters, website content, and more. Documents are edited using Microsoft Word's track changes.

M. L. Davis is on and she has the top rated badge on her Upwork profile because she works hard to please her clients. Her Upwork profile and her reviews can be seen by clicking here.

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Payments are accepted through PayPal. To keep the service affordable, Last Stop Editing charges less than 1 cent per word for copy editing (the minimum charge is US$8). The larger your document is, the cheaper the per word rate will be.

For an exact price quote and turnaround time, please e-mail the details of your project, such as the word count, deadline, and what the document is (thesis, dissertation, fictional book, etc.). M. L. Davis answers all e-mails herself and she will reply as quickly as possible. Normally, the response time is within 10 minutes. She is looking forward to helping you with your project.

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