On Time Typing, Editing and Proofreading - writing, editing, graphic design, typing, transcripts, self-publishing services - Australia

We scribe as you speak, via telephone, Zoom or face to face – life stories, memoir, dictation, meetings. We write and produce self-published books (typing, editing, proofreading, design, ISBNs, printing), minutes, reports. We type manuscripts. We produce transcripts of audio recordings.

On Time Typing Books and Life Stories is our self-publishing services wing, where we edit and produce professionally designed self-published books: memoirs, life stories, family histories, short stories, poetry, or combinations of those genres. See all the books we have produced here.

We are Australian owned and operated by Sally-Anne Watson Kane. All our typists, editors, proofreaders and designers live in Australia, in VIC, ACT, QLD, SA, NSW and NT. (See their names and details here).

Contact us for a free consultation and quote and/or signed Guarantee of Confidentiality.

Transcripts, typing manuscripts, minutes, reports, data capture

We type accurate transcripts of interviews, focus groups, oral histories. We type handwritten manuscripts, reports, data, spreadsheets. We type as you speak (dictation, minutes, reports) via Zoom, phone, face-to-face.


On Time Typing Books and Life Stories - producing self-published books

We type your life story while you speak, via Zoom, phone or face to face. We scribe, edit, design and produce beautiful self-published books. We produce life stories, memoirs, poetry, visual art, short story collections, or combinations of these genres.


Editing or proofreading manuscripts, coaching in writing and self-editing

We edit life stories, memoir, poetry, novels, short stories, annual reports. Manuscript assessments, structural or developmental editing, copy editing, proofreading. Writing and self-editing coaching, using track changes, Zoom, phone, face-to-face.


All the editors on our team are members of Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd) – Australia

Protecting Your Privacy

We are experienced in dealing with sensitive and explicit material. Our typists and editors all live in Australia and have signed our Confidentiality Agreement. We are bound to comply with the Privacy Act (1988) of Australia. We maintain strict confidentiality, and offer all clients a Signed Guarantee of Confidentiality.

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We offer a signed Guarantee of Confidentiality and Compliance with our Code of Ethics.

Owner/operator Sally-Anne Watson Kane is a professional member of Institute of Professional Editors (IPEd), member and Secretary of the Board of Life Stories Australia, and member of Oral History Australia (Victoria).