As a freelance developmental and production editor of graphic novels, I work with authors from the ground up, starting with big picture phone calls and moving through outlines, scripts and revisions, thumbnails, pencils, etc, all the way to the final book. I help to facilitate collaboration between members of creative teams as they agree on deadlines, exchange notes on each others' work, and make decisions about the content and direction of the book. I also work with in-house editorial and production people to coordinate other details including jacket copy, book maps, sensitivity readers, copyediting and proofing passes, and generally keeping the book on schedule.
As co-editor of The Sockdolager, I read through short fiction submissions, acquired pieces for publication, worked closely with authors to polish their stories, designed covers and illustrations, and assembled both the online and print editions of the magazine.
This format is designed to be read on color devices and cannot be read on black-and-white e-readers. In the second Adventure Zone graphic novel (adapted from the McElroy family's wildly popular D&D podcast), we rejoin hero-adjacent sort-of-comrades-in-arms Taako, Magnus, and Merle on a wild careen through a D&D railroad murder mystery. This installment has a little of everything: a genius chil... read more
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Creative, experienced editor of novels, children's books, and poetry. Let's prepare your manuscript for publication together.
Experienced and enthusiastic editor for self-publishing authors and publishers. Fantasy, sci-fi, young/new adult, YA/NA, thriller, crime.