Perfect Words for Genius Ideas

My name is Corey McCullough. I’m a writer, copy editor, and proofreader with nearly 3,000 writing and editorial projects under my belt. I offer writing, copyediting, and proofreading services to elevate your content to the next level.

As a full-time freelancer and a member of the Editorial Freelancers Association, my entire day is devoted to perfect words. My freelance résumé includes:

Editing: 523 articles and blog posts, 642 news articles, 22 nonfiction books, 18 fiction novels, 24 academic abstracts, 6 children’s books, 6 short stories
Proofreading: 577 pieces of marketing copy, 10 academic essays
Ghostwriting: 52 articles and blog posts, 10 nonfiction books, 2 fiction novels, 2 mobile video game scripts
Writing: 3 novels, 3 press releases, 23 quizzes, 25 video descriptions, over 1,024 product descriptions

Editorial Services Offered

  • Copyediting 
  • Proofreading 
  • Developmental Editing
  • Substantive Editing
  • Writing Consultation
  • Ghostwriting

Not sure which service fits your needs? Check out this rundown of editorial services.

Skills and Standards

  • Chicago Manual of Style
  • Associated Press Style Guide
  • Self-publishing consultation
  • Story development and manuscript critique
  • Disclaimer: I refuse to read anything trashy, graphic, or hateful. If you would hide it from Grandma, don’t show it to me.


Small business content
Personal development
Science fiction & fantasy fiction

Articles, blog posts, sales copy, e-books, fiction novels, and nonfiction books
Specialty subject experience: anthropology, archaeology, Christian content, comics/graphic novels, entrepreneurship, family history, personal finance, science, world history


I usually accept work Monday through Friday from 5:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Eastern), but I have been known to work all night to make a tight deadline or wake up at 3:00 a.m. to meet the surprise needs of a client. If you would like to discuss working together or have any questions, contact me.

Corey (C.B.) McCullough