Andrew Binks

Andrew Binks - Editor

Prince Edward, ON, Canada

I love wellness, the arts, aviation and travel. I have helped clients put their work up on-line from substantive edit to cover creation.

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Overview

I am a published author who has experience as an educator, and an editor, with professional knowledge in the arts and wellness industries. I have helped clients self publish as well as find appropriate homes for their work. I am a vegan, a fitness nut, dog lover and aviation enthusiast and I love to write.
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits
Health & wellbeing
LGBTQ (non fiction)
Fiction
LGBTQ
Literature
Plays & Screenplays
Short Story

Work experience

Owner

Self-employed
January, 2010 – Present (almost 10 years)

The Word Studio offers coaching and editing multiple genres: screenplay, play, novel, short story, poetry and personal essay.

Portfolio (2 selected works)

Strip

Andrew Binks

John Rottam is on a journey back in time and place. Fleeing a private stripping engagement turned violent, he reflects on a time in his life when he was burdened with a broken heart, self-doubt and a floundering dance career. A few clumsy steps in the corps de ballet of a prestigious Canadian ballet company sends John fleeing to join a psychotic and incompetent dance troupe in Quebec City, run... read more

John Rottam is on a journey back in time and place. Fleeing a private stripping engagement turned violent, he reflects on a time in his life when he was burdened with a broken heart, self-doubt and a floundering dance career. A few clumsy steps in the corps de ballet of a prestigious Canadian ballet company sends John fleeing to join a psychotic and incompetent dance troupe in Quebec City, run... read more

The Summer Between

Andrew Binks

Like his attempts to swim over the dark water of the river that lies between him and the object of his affections, twelve-year-old Dougaldo Montmigny struggles against oppression, homophobia and racism to realise his love for Tomahawk Clark, a thirteen-year-old Metis boy, during a summer destined to become a painful lesson on love and desire.Like sailors becalmed on idyllic ships, this story i... read more

Like his attempts to swim over the dark water of the river that lies between him and the object of his affections, twelve-year-old Dougaldo Montmigny struggles against oppression, homophobia and racism to realise his love for Tomahawk Clark, a thirteen-year-old Metis boy, during a summer destined to become a painful lesson on love and desire.Like sailors becalmed on idyllic ships, this story i... read more

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