Make every word count

Laura Venuto is a Brisbane-based editor, writer and proofreader

 

Laura Venuto | Sydney-based feature writer, copywriter & editor

 

Services

 

Feature writing

Feature writing

Need a reliable writer to turn that feature around fast? I am a confident interviewer, resourceful researcher and compelling writer with the skills to tackle any topic.
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Copywriting

Copywriting

The first thing most copywriters will tell you is that they are good writers. But you need more than that. To craft excellent copy, you must first be a good listener.
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Editing

Editing

If you only have a rough draft, or existing copy that needs an overhaul, I can skilfully edit it into shape while maintaining the tone and context of the original author.
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Proofreading

Proofreading

It’s the nuts and bolts of the writing process. The tweaking and rejigging, the fixing and reworking. But I believe it’s the fine-tuning that really makes the engine roar.
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Special projects

Special projects

My superior commissioning, writing, editing and organisation skills will ensure a quality product, whether you need a special supplement, mini guide or cookbook.
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Recipe editing

Recipe editing

There is no recipe too tough, no method too complex. From sticky nougat to authentic Thai curries and brain-bending filo-pastry folding methods, I have subbed them all.
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Recent projects

 

SBS Feast feature writing

David Zhou – Chef profile — SBS Feast

Feature writing, recipe editing, proofreading

Fisher & Paykel Christmas Cookbook – MiNDFOOD

Fisher & Paykel mini cookbook — MiNDFOOD

Copywriting, recipe editing, proofreading, special projects

Time Out Singapore Little Black Book

Time Out Singapore Little Black Book (2nd edition)

Editing, copywriting, special projects, proofreading

Time Out Melbourne Cup Handbook

Time Out Melbourne Cup Handbook

Copywriting, special projects, proofreading

Craft Capital Post

Craft Capital Post – Positively Wellington Tourism/Time Out

Copywriting, editing, special projects

 

SBS Feast Recipe Editing

Amy Chanta’s Bangkok recipe feature — SBS Feast

Recipe editing, proofreading, writing

L'Olio Restaurant Review – SBS Feast

L’Olio Restaurant review — SBS Feast

Feature writing, proofreading

“I try to leave out the parts that people skip”

Elmore Leonard