Jaime P.

Jaime P. – Editor

Editor-in-Chief with 7+ years of content, copy editing, and proofreading experience. It will still be your book, your voice, only louder!


Hello you beautiful monsters!

You did it! You made it to my profile! When I told my husband he started calling all our relatives! Some baked elaborate desserts in your honor. Others felt moved to write poetry. That really jacked guy at the gym started doing vigorous push-ups. Everyone rejoiced! So the hard part is over!

l’m Jaime, a professional editor, who has worked as a content and copy editor, as well as a proofing editor in all fiction genres. I am Editor-in-Chief for Crystal Lake Publishing, a publishing house specializing in dark fiction, and I’m also a senior editor at Eerie River Publishing, and an editor for the company My Book Inside, but I still make plenty of time for exciting Reedsy projects.

I love giving my authors as many tools as I can to help them succeed in the publishing world. That's why you will see that not only do I execute a thorough editing of your manuscript, but I also give lots of tips of the trade in the margins! During the process I will be one of your biggest cheerleaders! So feel free to message me day or night; I always keep Reedsy open on my computer 24-7. Can't wait to work with you!

Action & Adventure Anthologies Dystopian Fantasy Horror Paranormal Romance Post-Apocalyptic Young Adult
English (US)
  • Internship with Clean Reads Publishing
  • editor at Champagne Book Group
  • Submissions Manager
  • editor with Clean Reads Publishing

Work experience

Crystal Lake Publishing

Jan, 2024 — Present

My Book Inside

May, 2024 — Present

Eerie River Publishing

Feb, 2024 — Present

Champagne Book Group

Feb, 2021 — Jun, 2021 (4 months)

Copy editor

Clean Reads Publishing

Jan, 2018 — Mar, 2022 (about 4 years)

Senior Editor

Clean Reads

Jun, 2017 — Mar, 2022 (over 4 years)

Clean Reads Publishing

Jan, 2017 — Mar, 2022 (about 5 years)


Alpha and Omega: Awakening

Woodruff, Peter J. D.

My World Ends With You

Holiday, Thomas

Moon Day

Cecchini, Cailin

Promised Land

Dean, Brandon

The Royal Knights

Heyward, Darius

Destiny's Embrace

Kellersen, KC

Storm Taken: A Supernatural Thriller

Davidson, William Michael

Melt (Faerie Song Saga)

Barrow-Belisle, Michele

Sing Me Something Happy

Stewart, Bruce A

Queen Mary's Daughter

Orford, Emily-Jane Hills

Jaime has 61 reviews





Kelsey S.

Kelsey S.

Apr, 2024

I had the pleasure of working with Jaime on the copy editing of my manuscript. Jaime's professionalism, attention to detail, and editorial expertise were exemplary from start to finish. I appreciated that Jaime gave constructive criticism in a detailed, but kind way that challenged me to refine my writing. In addition to fixing punctuation and grammar, she offered insightful suggestions for imp...
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Jaime P.
That you, Kelsey! Was my pleasure! :-)
Zachary H.

Zachary H.

Jul, 2022

Jaime absolutely exceeded expectations. I was nervous at first, but early on she won me over with her professionalism and knowledge. Also her love for the horror genre made me feel far more at home. She was polite, hardworking and honest with her edits. I'm sure I'll be working with her again if she'll have me.
Jaime P.
Thank you! Was a pleasure! Hurry up a write more! Lol
J. M.

J. M.

Feb, 2022

To all authors - My novel is over 80,000 words. So naturally when it was time for editing, I did a lot of research before I reached out to Jaime Powell. I promise this review it a true and accurate account of my experience working with her. Jamie is true to her bio, she did not hold anything back and got straight to work. I was extremely impressed how fast she completed the manuscript. ...
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David B.

David B.

May, 2024

Very responsive. I really appreciated that. Excellent edit in terms of finding problems I would have overlooked. Concise comments. Very positive and productive collaboration overall.
Jaime P.
Thank you, David. Was a pleasure working with you!
Jennelle D.

Jennelle D.

Apr, 2024

New to self publishing and aside from providing brilliant edits, Jaime, explained the process to me … more like reassuring me along the way! Timely responses to all of my questions.
Jaime P.
Thank you Jennelle! You’ll mother will love her gift! :-)

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