Writing Services

That Enrich Your Words

Tell your story, your way, to your audience


Smart, simple writing for busy entrepreneurs who have value to share.


Well articulated, easy to understand, jargon-free writing. Transform and clarify your information.


Interesting and entertaining writing that brings your audience back again and again.

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Share your expertise. Share your experiences. Write your story, in your voice, without ever picking up a pen.


You’ve written your story, but it’s not finished just yet. You want a great edit to polish it into shape.

Content Creation

Regular content updates deliver healthy growth. We can help you bring the topics of interest to your audience.

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Don’t Let the Challenge of Finding the Right Words Burden You Any Longer

At The Ink Rat, we are passionate about helping busy entrepreneurs do amazing things.

Writing is a multi-step craft. You can learn it with enough time, practice and passion. But if you’re busy focussing on your own big goals, let us help you with the details of getting your message out.


Client Testimonials

“If you are looking for a personalised, expert and tailored editing and writing service, I highly recommend Rananda to those seeking to finalise their book quickly and to a high standard. More importantly for me was always having her gentle voice to keep me on track and she is a wonderful human.”

Ed Andrew

Author of “The Golden Ticket to Your Dream Job”

“From the outset, her eye for detail provided insights, observations and practical suggestions as I finalised my book for launch. 

It is obvious that she loves books! I would recommend The Ink Rat to fellow writers looking for professional services.”

Christine Betts

Author of ‘Alia Henry and the Ghost Writer

“She has instilled me with great ideas, guiding me through the best way to be published, and genuinely offering advice.

I highly recommend working with Rananda and I am extremely grateful to call her my editor.”

Mirja Camphausen

Upcoming Author and Writer on Medium

Stories by Numbers

Following the recession of the early nineties, I felt the weight of parental expectation to ‘make the most of your potential’ and choose a proper job. Unlike their wishes for me, my parents’ careers had veered from law to fruit farming and hypnotherapy meandering back...

The Business of Writing

I wrote a twenty-three-and-a-half page story when I was ten. My story explained that Saturn is solid and the perfect hiding place for distant aliens preparing to launch the final step of their journey towards Earth. Saturn's rings only gave the illusion the planet is...

How Would You Handle Being Interviewed?

How would you handle being interviewed? What questions would you hope they asked?

What Distraction Uplifts When Life Gets You Down

I quit Social Media in 2017. It was too good and so bad. When we adopted a rescue dog, I wondered what would happen if he joined Social Media instead…

The Road to a Healthier New Normal

What happens if we continue to ignore first-world ailments, especially in the face of unprecedented global health and climate challenges?

How Important is Your Baggage

In a child’s bedroom peppered with an explosion of popular tiny plastic toys, tucked at the back of the walk-in wardrobe, I keep a large, battered, old trunk. Its clasps are so rusty that I hurt my fingers when I try to prise them open. I put this decrepit trunk in...

How to Beat Your Monkey

How’s that monkey doing? The one sitting on your shoulder? Is he gorging on your procrastination? Have you given him some morsels from social media, or the contents of a few special-offer emails, or let him snack on some celebrity gossip sites? He’s hungry, isn’t he?...


I’m Rananda, a Sydney-based writer and editor.

With 25-plus years in corporate life, a financial background, a science education, and a lifetime of writing, I know there is more to growing a loyal following than just the words on your website or saving that draft manuscript in a folder.

I bring comprehensive and practical experience to supporting your writing needs.

Getting Started is Easy

The Ink Rat works with you to create tailored, engaging, useful content that helps you transport, transform and connect with your audience.

Ready to get started? Contact us for a free 30-minute consultation. Let’s discuss what we can do together.


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