Who are we?

Daisycakes Creative Services

At DCS we build better books. We offer writing and editorial services for clients at every stage of their careers. We work in nonfiction and fiction, across genres such as romance, science fiction, fantasy, mystery and young adult.

Whether it’s developing your story, editing your book, sprucing up your author page, or writing pitch-perfect blurbs and ad copy, we can help.

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MAKING CONNECTIONS

We specialize in building relationships with clients and helping them polish their work, whether they are new to publishing or veterans.

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INSPIRING CREATIVITY

Let us help bring the magic in your work to life. 

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BUILDING BETTER BOOKS

From short stories to sprawling epics, from book videos/trailers to ad copy, we can help.

What we can do

Our Services

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Proofreading

grammatical edit that corrects typographical errors, misspelled words, and missing punctuation. $0.005/word

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Copy Editing

An in-depth grammatical edit that fixes issues with characters, plot, POV (point of view), repeated or misused words, dialogue, sentence structure and verb tense, among others. Basic fact checking is included.
$0.006/word.   

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Content Editing

non-grammatical edit that focuses on major elements that can make or break a project. $0.010/word

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Writing

Need a professional touch to polish your blurb or customize one for your project? We can help. We offer:

  • Customized blurbs
  • Ad Copy (suitable for book trailers, author pages, sales pages,etc.)

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Extras

Before you hit “publish,” take advantage of our services.

  • LAST LOOK:  Get a professional look to catch any last-minute “gotchas.” Ideal for projects that have already received editing. $0.0013/word – $0.0015/word

 

  • MAYDAY! SERVICE: Did a deadline sneak up on you? No problem. Mayday! Service offers the return of your edited work in 12 or fewer days. Available for books 35k words and under.

The Portfolio

Our Work

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Prestige Club series

Prestige Club series

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Sexy Sassy series

Sexy Sassy series

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Dani Spevak Mysteries series

Dani Spevak Mysteries series

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Accomplished series

Accomplished series

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Menu for Love series

Menu for Love series

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Stand-Alones

Stand-Alones

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The Sunset series

The Sunset series

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Priscilla the Great series

Priscilla the Great series

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The Alexanders series

The Alexanders series

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Blue-Collar Billionaires series

Blue-Collar Billionaires series

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Meet the Talents

Meet the Team

LAUREN DEE

Founder, Lead Editor & Writer

Lauren Dee is an editor and writer who specializes in building lifelong partnerships with authors. Her clients span the globe, from Australia to the United States of America, and include New York Times’ and USA Today bestselling authors, publishing houses, and indie writers.

THE SCOOBIES

Support Staff

The Scoobies provide administrative support. On the weekends, they enjoy reading and solving mysteries.

Latest from the Blog

The Blog

Erotic romance vs. Erotica — What’s the Difference?

Erotic romance vs. Erotica — What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference? You may have asked the above question many times —and it’s easy to see why. Category romance (such as Harlequin), mainstream fiction and other genres include sex scenes but these aren’t identified as “erotica” or “erotic romance.” So how can you tell where your work falls? Below is a brief guide.

Are You Ready for Editing? (The Process)

Are You Ready for Editing? (The Process)

What is editing? Where should you start? How much should you do? Do you really need it? If you’ve ever asked those questions, you’re not alone.

Editing By Any Other Name

Editing By Any Other Name

“WHAT’S IN A NAME?” Shakespeare’s Juliet famously said, “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” Is this true when it comes to editing? The answer may surprise you.