Freelance Writing

freelance writing

Erudite Scribe, based in Brisbane and on the Sunshine Coast, is an Australian professional freelance writing, editing and publishing service working in academic and professional fields including psychotherapy, counselling, psychoanalysis, medical humanities,  education, indigenous studies, health and well-being, film, poetry, fiction, visual and performing arts, cultural studies, clinical sciences, transcultural issues, migrant and refugee issues, interdisciplinary studies and translational research. We provide research services in all of these fields and write commissioned articles, features, stories (fiction and non-fiction), critical reviews, conference papers, speeches and are open to proposals for co-authored an biographical works.  We consult on all issues relevant to writing, and we are able to take on project management tasks in this field. Our Principal Writer Andrew Leggett is available to judge literary and creative writing competitons in poetry, fiction and creative non-fiction. We are open to assignments and proposals from newspapers, magazines, journals, scholarly and popular publishing houses, professional bodies, university departments, educational institutions, corporations, small businesses, professional organisations, government and non-government agencies, and from private individual clients.  We offer creative and professional writing workshops and tutorials to individuals, small groups, community, government and corporate organisations.  Our service is flexible, efficient and responsive.




At Australian Society of Authors rates:

  • · $878 per day
  • · $219 per hour
  • · $892 per 1000 words or less
  • · $0.89 per word thereafter