We bring clarity to the written word.

We bring clarity to the written word.

We bring clarity to the written word.We bring clarity to the written word.

Savvy Communication provides a range of services to turn a manuscript into a published book.  

About Us

Who We Are


Susan E. Lindsey, owner of Savvy Communication, has been a writer and editor for more than twenty years. She is the author of Liberty Brought Us Here (University of Kentucky Press, 2020) and coauthor of Speed Family Heritage Recipes. She has editing and proofreading experience in history, biography, memoir, “how-to” books, fiction, short stories and essays, anthologies, cookbooks, corporate publications, and more. She is the former director of Women Who Write, and a member or past member of the Authors' Guild, Talking Story, the American Copy Editors Society, Editorial Freelancers Association, and several historical and genealogical societies. 

Other Savvy Experts


Several other editors also work on Savvy Communication projects to help meet our clients' objectives and deadlines. They have extensive experience editing the following:

  • Nonfiction: biography, history, memoir, politics, culture and society, true crime, travel, education, the arts, religion and spirituality
  • Fiction: short stories, historical fiction, romance, young adult, and speculative fiction      
  • Articles, theses, dissertations 
  • Website content, brochures, business articles, marketing materials

Style Expertise


Many publishers require that manuscripts comply with a specific set of style guidelines. Savvy Experts have experience using:

  • Chicago Manual of Style 
  • Associated Press Stylebook (AP)
  • Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Modern Language Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing (MLA)

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Send us your questions or comments

Savvy Communication serves clients in Kentucky and across the United States. Every project is unique.  

Please send us a message with any questions or concerns, and we'll get back to you with answers as soon as we can.

Savvy Communication

PO Box 6746 Louisville, KY 40206

(502) 439-7222