Ashley Evans

Ashley Evans - Editor

Baltimore, MD, United States

Proofreader, Editor, Writer, Perfectionist for over six years, and I am ready to take your work to the next level.

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Overview

I am a freelance proofreader and editor willing and waiting to help to your book to the next level. Over the past several years I have been involved with several writing projects and styles. I have been writing fiction for ten years, poetry for five years, and nonfiction for around three years. I have also edited and proofread for over five years. I keep the original voice of all authors I work with. I am seeking opportunities in any of these fields, but mostly in proofreading and editing. All books that i have listed in my portfolio, I copy-edited.

Languages
English (UK)
English (US)
Fiction
African American fiction
Historical Fiction
Poetry
Romance
Urban Fantasy
Young Adult & Teen
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Psychology
Self-help & Self-improvement
Sex & Relationships

Work experience

Assistant Editor

Sundress Publications
September, 2017 – Present (about 1 year)

Help solicit and read manuscripts, help with special projects such as Best of the Net, the Sundress blog, the Sundress imprints, and/or the Sundress residency.

Substitute Teacher

Baltimore County Public Schools
January, 2017 – Present (almost 2 years)

In the absence of the regular classroom teacher, substitute teachers assume responsibility for implementing the day’s lesson and providing the school with the opportunity to continue a quality educational program.

Creative Writing Instructor

Leaders of Tomorrow Youth Center
June, 2016 – Present (over 2 years)

Plan for, organize, and teach different aspects of creative writing, including but not limited to poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and voice; allow students several opportunities to express their ideas and tell stories.

Proofreader and Editor

Self-employed
June, 2011 – Present (over 7 years)

Portfolio (3 selected works)

BLOOD 4 LIFE (Infinite Vampire Book 1)

M. Lorrox

Stay living in secret—in peace—or help the humans with their “zombie problem” and risk having the life you’ve built torn to pieces? One vampire family faces such a dismemberment, and whether they like it or not, they’re about to have the biggest adventure of their lives.In the center of it all is the teenage vampire Eddy. His life is hard, and it’s about to really suck. Dealing with high schoo... read more

Stay living in secret—in peace—or help the humans with their “zombie problem” and risk having the life you’ve built torn to pieces? One vampire family faces such a dismemberment, and whether they like it or not, they’re about to have the biggest adventure of their lives.In the center of it all is the teenage vampire Eddy. His life is hard, and it’s about to really suck. Dealing with high schoo... read more

QUEEN'S GAMBIT (Infinite Vampire Book 2)

M. Lorrox

Exhausted after their weekend, a small-town family of vampires heads to DC. They're greeted by a plot that threatens to blow their world apart and cast it into chaos. The fates of the nation, the Vampire Order, and their family are up in the air.Eddy meets his heroes—squires his age—and discovers a powerful secret. Sadie navigates the politics of the ancient House of Elders and tries not to ki... read more

Exhausted after their weekend, a small-town family of vampires heads to DC. They're greeted by a plot that threatens to blow their world apart and cast it into chaos. The fates of the nation, the Vampire Order, and their family are up in the air.Eddy meets his heroes—squires his age—and discovers a powerful secret. Sadie navigates the politics of the ancient House of Elders and tries not to ki... read more

MAELSTROM (Infinite Vampire Book 3)

M. Lorrox

There is no peace for the wicked, and tonight there’s none for anyone in Washington, DC. Minutes ago, horror was unleashed, and no one is prepared—they’re devastated. When push comes to gnaw, people must choose: try not to die, or sacrifice themselves to save another.While innocent loved ones are trapped in a nightmare, heroes will rise…and fall. The fight will take them to death’s door, but t... read more

There is no peace for the wicked, and tonight there’s none for anyone in Washington, DC. Minutes ago, horror was unleashed, and no one is prepared—they’re devastated. When push comes to gnaw, people must choose: try not to die, or sacrifice themselves to save another.While innocent loved ones are trapped in a nightmare, heroes will rise…and fall. The fight will take them to death’s door, but t... read more

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