Aleia Wright

Aleia Wright - Editor

Grand Rapids, MI, United States

I love to read and write, and editing fiction is one of my greatest passions. Let me help you make your work what you envisioned it to be!

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I have a Bachelors Degree in writing and English from Grand Valley State University. I currently am working as an editor at a secret shopping company. I also freelance edit on the side. I have experience professionally and personally in line editing, copy editing, and content editing manuscripts. I am especially good at YA and general fiction.

I am very personable and can guarantee you will have a great time editing with me. I have fast response times and am available for questions for your work almost all the time. I pride myself on being very dependable and always meeting deadlines.
English (US)
Historical Fiction
Humor & Comedy
Science Fiction
Short Story
Young Adult

Work experience


Shopper's View Mystery Shopping Company
June, 2015 – Present (over 5 years)

I review and edit reports that are send in by shoppers and I also spend much of my time scheduling the locations and jobs for the shoppers.

Editing and Publishing Intern

Grand Rapids Creative Youth Center
January, 2015 – May, 2015 (5 months)

For the Winter Semester 2015 I interned at the Grand Rapids Creative Youth Center. The CYC provides a place for kids in the Grand Rapids Public School area to come after school and exercise their creative writing skills and be tutored in different subjects in school. There, I worked on their monthly newsletter, some organization history keeping, and finally the designing, editing, and compiling of a book of the student's creative stories.

Student Administrative Assistant

Grand Valley State University Athletics
May, 2013 – May, 2015 (about 2 years)

Office work, answering phones, filing, copying, various other tasks for the coaches and staff in the office.

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