Christy Kondo

Christy Kondo - Editor

Seattle, WA, United States

Give me your tired, your poorly written, your huddled paragraphs yearning to be free...

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Overview

I am a bibliophile and wordsmith who loves digging into the minutiae of texts.

See LinkedIn profile for editorial experience.
Fiction
Anthologies
Comics & Graphic Novels
Fantasy
Historical Fiction
LGBTQ (Fiction)
Literary Fiction
Mashups
Plays & Screenplays
Romance
Science Fiction
Short Story
Women's Fiction
Non-Fiction
Sports & Outdoors

Work experience

Articles Editor

Other Half Media
February, 2015 – Present (over 5 years)

• Provide copy and content editing for submitted articles with a rapid turnaround time.
• Pitch, research, compose, and publish both long-form and short articles based on timely topics for WordPress based site.
• Craft visually appealing and humorous header images which meld pithy, comedic text with images that reinforce the joke and provide graphic pop.

Prose Genre Editor

Crosscurrents Review
February, 2014 – May, 2015 (over 1 year)

• Reviewed between 5-15 incoming submissions of prose weekly.
• Lead group discussions that give feedback for writers and determine which pieces would be published under a strict deadline.
• Compiled quantifiable metrics on group reactions to submitted works to make final determinations on what was published.
• Cooperatively copy edited and proofread full magazine once content was determined.

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