Before becoming a freelance book editor, I was the publisher and editor of an online magazine for 5 years. I was also a corporate paralegal for 5 years at a trade association in Washington, D.C., as well as an editorial staff member at the National Capital Area Paralegals Association and The American Bankers Association.
Together, I have about a decade worth of experience as an editor, a publisher, and a storyteller. I offer personal one-on-one service and dedicate my time and efforts to ensuring that your story is exactly what you envision it to be. If this is what you've been looking for, then you're in the right place, I look forward to helping you tell your story, whatever that story may be.
It’s 1989 Savannah, Georgia. Dez is thirteen and smelling himself. “Born with the gift of gab,” his talent quickly turns into a love affair with words. Derrick “Dez” Allen wants nothing more than to be on the big stage busting rhymes like KRS-1, Slick Rick or EPMD. He seems to be on his way when he discovers girls. Raging hormones, peer pressure, the allure of money and drugs impact Dez’s life... read more
After her teenage romance with now popular music star, Aristar, ended in a disastrous heartbreak twelve years ago, Adaora finds herself thrust back into his life when her financial firm is employed to organise Aristar’s finances. She has a fortress built around her heart and finds it hard to trust. Can she forget the bitter past and allow love to find her once again, or is the past enough to s... read more
Ifeoma and her sisters escaped an emotionally abusive father to start a new life in Lagos. She is determined to never let another man have control over her, even if that means never falling in love. That is until she meets Chuma, a wealthy and domineering man who is exactly the kind of man she is determined to stay away from but somehow can’t seem to keep away from. An unlikely relationship de... read more
Abandoned by her husband and left to care for a sick child, Onome is desperate to find a job. After several failed attempts, she eventually lands a job at one of the most prestigious banks in Lagos. She is finally rebuilding her life after her divorce and everything seems to be falling into place. However, she finds herself irresistibly drawn to her new boss, Nnamdi, who is also notoriously kn... read more
THE LAND WE LEAVE BEHIND… is the story of one man’s conviction that his civilization, which was once decimated by the effects of the slave trade, is being threatened again. This time, not only from the moral authority of a radical Roman Catholic priest, but from the conflicting views of his own son’s dithering with the very basic tenets of an upbringing he grew up embracing. Torn between his n... read more
The Broken Hedge is a collection of four powerful, emotional stories that touch on the struggles of living, loving and being. In Waiting, a young man watches from the sidelines as someone he deeply cares about destroys her life with bad choices. In Repercussions, woman in an abusive marriage has a hard choice to make. In The Broken Hedge, an underappreciated husband seeks fulfilment in forbidd... read more
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Christian romance and inspirational non-fiction editor with 8+ years experience working with award-winning authors and publishers.
I am an experienced developmental editor and book doctor, who specializes in self-help, memoirs, and Christian non-fiction.