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Our way of thinking is straightforward: writing is both an art and a science.
“The difference between the almost right word and the right word is … the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.” — Mark Twain

Our Founder

Melinda Ruben is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of GreenSeed Consulting Corp., which provides a wide range of writing, editing, and tutoring services. Ms. Ruben graduated from Harvard University with B.A. cum laude in English Literature & Language. She also earned a Master’s in Education from Lesley University. Ms. Ruben worked as an Adjunct Professor of English Composition and American Literature at Mount Ida College and Massasoit Community College in Massachusetts. She has a proven record of success as an editor, writer, private language arts tutor, college professor, and private school administrator. Ms. Ruben is a published author who has contributed chapters to How Do I Find God? and Gender Issues in Education. She is also a member of the Editorial Freelancers Association. Ms. Ruben is an avid reader, an accomplished Scrabble player, and a novice at solving New York Times crossword puzzles.

Pricing varies depending on many factors, including the length of the manuscript, level of editing, number of pass-throughs, and turnaround time requested.

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