Peeking Cat Literary Editing Services

My name is Sam Rose and I am a writer, poet and editor with a wealth of experience, including over eight years of proofreading and writing for the web and a lifetime of writing experience.

I provide professional proofreading and editing services for authors and businesses. Whether you come to me with a fiction manuscript, a business plan or a series of blog posts, I’ll be happy to help you give your work that final polish it needs. I also write blog posts and articles on topics including writing, publishing, cancer survivorship and self-development.

I hold an MA Creative Writing degree with Distinction and am currently studying for my PhD in the area of writing and wellbeing.

I am the editor of Peeking Cat Literary online journal and anthology. My own creative work has been published in over 50 literary magazines, anthologies and online literary journals including Illness Anthology from Emma Press, Mancunian Ways from Fly on the Wall, and Barely South Review.

I have worked for a digital marketing agency for seven years, writing and editing website copy, blog posts, email newsletters.

If you need something that isn’t listed on the website, please get in touch and I will let you know if I can help.

Email to talk about how we could work together.

My Personal Website

Peeking Cat Literary (online literary journal and anthology)

Examples of my blog posts and articles

You & Me – Short memoir piece ‘The Tissue Room’

“Does Illness Form Part of your Identity?” at A Chronic Voice

“How to Build Your Confidence After a Life-Altering Event” at

“3 Things Introverts With Cancer Want You To Know” at

My open letter on Quiet Revolution

“Great Expectations After Cancer” at