I specialize in developmental editing, helping you to conceptualize and structure your project, as well as copyediting, making sure that your sentences are as polished as possible and your work is error-free.
- Best American Essays Notable Selection 2011
- Queens Council on the Arts, New Work Grant, 2020
I provide developmental and copyediting to writers from all backgrounds. I am passionate about helping you generate ideas before you implement them and about helping you to make every word count in conveying your message to readers. Whether you need to work on structuring your writing or to ensure that it is error-free, my experience and attention to detail can improve your project. My background as a writing professor sets me apart.
Sample clients have included numerous Simon and Schuster imprints, Columbia University Center for Oral History, Archdiocese of New York, Booklist, Publishers Weekly, Kirkus, America Magazine, and The Literary Review. I have worked with numerous scholars on peer-reviewed journal articles, specializing in economics.
I hold an MFA in Nonfiction Writing from Columbia University and a BA cum laude with High Honors in English Literature and Creative Writing from Dartmouth College.