Joy E. Rancatore, content writer and editor for hire


Creative Content Writer

Written Content Editor

Brand Journalist

With 25 years of exceptional journalistic and author performance and editorial influence on award-winning publications and authors, I specialize in articles, blogs, books, brand cohesion, newsletters, press releases and web copy.


I write quality, researched articles for newspapers and magazines.

  • Business
  • Current Events
  • Features
  • Health
  • News
  • Opinion
  • Personal Essays
  • Religion
  • Trends


I help businesses reach clients and customers with their stories.

  • Blogs
  • Books
  • Brand Cohesion & Identity
  • Email Sequences
  • FAQs
  • Newsletters
  • Press Releases
  • Web Copy
  • White Pages


I partner with Indie Authors to make their stories shine for their readers.

  • 3 to 4 Rounds of Detailed Editing
  • Extensive Knowledge of Grammar, Punctuation, Style & Syntax
  • Free Editing Evaluation
  • Ongoing Communication
  • Payment Plan Options
  • Style Guides Customized for Each Author Publisher

David B., Chief Pixel, Big Pixel

“I have worked with Joy for many years, and I have consistently been impressed with her ability to adopt the voice of the customer. Regardless of the audience her writing is always written in a way that speaks directly to them. She is an excellent writer, editor, and all around awesome person to work with.”

Z.S. Diamanti, author of the award-winning Stone & Sky trilogy

“Joy is the absolute best. Not only does she have a keen eye for editing, but I can say she made me a better writer. I’ve worked with her on several books. Her kindness and feedback are unmatched. She is, dare I say it, a joy to work with.”

Brenda B., Custom Drapery Designs, LLC

“We used Joy for our professional writing needs for almost 10 years. She is a beautiful writer with an eye for detail and truly knows her craft. She has been the perfect connection for me as a busy business owner. I am so appreciative of the time she saves me, so that I can focus on what I do best. Joy has researched our industry to the point that I can completely trust her writing our monthly blogs, magazine articles, editing our website and more!”

Mea Smith, Author of Grief Like a River

“Joy’s edits for my poetry book were invaluable. She was careful and concise, and I could tell from the notes the time and effort she put into my project. I think her suggestions really pushed the book to a higher level. She’s my top editor choice from here out!”