Ruth E. Thaler-Carter

Ruth E. “I can write about anything!”® Thaler-Carter ( is a
long-time freelance writer/editor/proofreader who created Communication
Central’s “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference for freelancers (now co-hosted by the
National Association of Independent Writers and Editors); is the owner/editor-inchief
of the An American Editor blog and the A Flair for Writing publishing business;
and is the author/publisher of “Get Paid to Write! Getting Started as a Freelance
Writer” and co-author of the 2020 editions of “Freelancing 101: Launching Your
Editorial Business” and “Résumés for Freelancers” for the Editorial Freelancers
Association (EFA). She has received awards for her writing and editing;
contributions to her hometown literary community; and support of fellow
freelancers. She is known as the Queen of Networking for her active involvement in
several professional associations and is a popular presenter about freelancing,
websites, editing and proofreading, grammar, and related topics.

Business Name

"I can write about anything!"®


Types of Editing Services Offered


Types of Writing Services Offered

Blogging, Writing

Other Services Offered

Consulting, Desktop Publishing, Marketing, Newsletter Production

Subject Specialties

Arts & Entertainment, Health & Medicine, Marketing & Communications, Nonprofit, Real Estate

Project Specialties

Articles & Essays, Biographies & Memoirs, Blog Posts, Books (Nonfiction), Marketing Materials, Trade Books & Journals