Deborah Graham



Deborah Graham


M.Ed. (information technology), B.Ed. (English and history), B.A. (English and philosophy)

Email address

City, Province

Ladysmith, BC

Company Name

Acorn Memoirs

Web Address (URL)


Quote or Key Phrase

“Clean Copy and Clear Communication”

Personal Biography


I am a lover of the English language, a writer, a former English teacher, and the proprietor of Acorn Memoirs. I help people write their life stories, from interview to publication. Services include: interviewing, writing, editing, photo preparation, book layout in InDesign, and print arrangements. I also edit in other venues.

Structural Editing, Stylistic Editing, Copy Editing and Proofreading

memoirs and non-fiction manuscripts
web copy and WordPress sites
academic papers and letters
newsletters, reports and manuals

Skills Author support/coaching, Book production, Business editing, Canadianization, Copy editing, Developmental editing, Document formatting, Editing, Education and instructional editing, Fact checking, Instructional Design, Non-fiction editing, Online editing, Proofreading, Research, Rewriting, Structural editing, Substantive editing, Website content creation, Writing, Writing coach
Subject / Areas of Interest Academic editing, Author support/coaching, Biography/memoir, Book publishing, Business, Education, Fine Arts, Government publications, History, Non-fiction
Types of Publications Blogs, Books, Brochures, Correspondence: government, Correspondence: personal, Magazines, Newsletters, Obituaries, Personal stories, Reports, Theses – Dissertations, Websites
Citation styles APA (American Psychological Association), Chicago, CP (Canadian Press), In-house styles, MLA