A.M. Thompson

A.M. Thompson - Editor

Washington, DC, United States

Poet/Writer published in U.S. and U.K.; Professional Copy Editor for 30+years; widely varied and deep experience; passionate lover of words.

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Overview

I am a published poet/writer and editor with 30+ years' experience in copy editing. I've edited everything from Top Secret reports for the U.S. Department of State Office of Inspector General, to nursing certification exams for the American Nurses Association; from a coffee table book on natural beauty secrets, to a speech on world peace for the General Assembly of the United Nations. The most recent book manuscripts I've edited are an innovative guide to chronic pain management, and a biography of the late Congressman and Latino activist, Dennis Chavez.

Awards

  • U.S. Dept. of State Certificate of Appreciation for Innovation (2012)

Work experience

Senior Editor

American Nurses Credentialing Center
May, 2012 – Present (almost 7 years)

Please see my LinkedIn account for my curriculum vitae.

Senior Editor

American Nurses Credentialing Center
May, 2012 – Present (almost 7 years)

Portfolio (1 selected work)

Best New Writing 2014

Chris Fryer, Janelle Garcia

An annual anthology of new fiction and creative nonfiction from writers around the world, including the winners of the Eric Hoffer Award for prose and the Gover Prize for short-short fiction. Edited by best-selling and award-winning authors and editors, the pages of BNW feature stories. This volume includes works from Edoardo Albert, Adrianne Aron, Brian Beatty, Annie Dawid, Carol Edge, Cerrid... read more

An annual anthology of new fiction and creative nonfiction from writers around the world, including the winners of the Eric Hoffer Award for prose and the Gover Prize for short-short fiction. Edited by best-selling and award-winning authors and editors, the pages of BNW feature stories. This volume includes works from Edoardo Albert, Adrianne Aron, Brian Beatty, Annie Dawid, Carol Edge, Cerrid... read more

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