Eric Anderson

Eric Anderson - Editor

Guelph, ON, Canada

An editing professional specializing in editorial assessments and manuscript preparation for self-published authors.

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Overview

I am an editing professional with over five years experience working on fiction and non-fiction manuscripts, university research papers, and business documents. I focus on bringing the best out in all my projects, and offer top quality, friendly, and constructive service.

Languages
English (CAN)
English (US)
Fiction
Adventure
Children's Picture Books
Crime & Mystery
Fantasy
Historical Fiction
Humor & Comedy
LGBTQ
Literature
Mashups
Science Fiction
Short Story
Thriller
Young Adult & Teen
Non-Fiction
Architecture
Art
Biographies & Memoirs
Design
Education & Reference
Health & wellbeing
History
LGBTQ (non fiction)
Nature
Philosophy
Photography
Politics & Current Affairs
Publishing
Social & Behavioral Sciences
Technology
Travel

Certifications

  • Bachelor of Arts (Art History)
  • Master of Arts (Art History)
  • International Development and Project Management (Honours)

Work experience

Founder and Managing Editor

InnovateDevelopment.org
January, 2013 – Present (over 5 years)

Recruit and manage large team of international writers. Edit and publish daily articles about innovations in the international development and humanitarian assistance sector. Created and maintain website and oversee social media outreach.

Author Account Manager

Friesen Press
January, 2011 – May, 2012 (over 1 year)

Assisted self-publishing authors with manuscript preparation and navigating the publishing process.

Freelance editor

Chromoschema Editing Services
December, 2010 – Present (over 7 years)

Work with publishing companies and individual clients to prepare fiction and non-fiction manuscripts for publication. Provide thorough and constructive editorial assessments; conduct substantive and copy editing, and proofreading. Provide publishing consultation for authors navigating the self-publishing process. Edit business documents and university dissertations.

University Peer Tutor

Freelance
December, 2002 – December, 2008 (about 6 years)

Assisted undergraduate students with essay writing, note taking, exam preparation, and study habits. Edited graduate level theses in art history, linguistics, and philosophy.

Portfolio (4 selected works)

I'll Shave My Head Too: A Father's Stories Through the Happy Hell of Childhood Cancer

Steve Dolling

Spencer was diagnosed with Stage IV neuroblastoma at the age of six. Tracey and Steve did what most parents try to do: provide a fun and stimulating environment for their kids to grow in and reach their full potential. Foster did what brothers do: he offered up his bone marrow and rode shotgun in the all-terrain electric assault vehicle. Scupper did what sinister Portuguese Water Dogs do: he t... read more

Spencer was diagnosed with Stage IV neuroblastoma at the age of six. Tracey and Steve did what most parents try to do: provide a fun and stimulating environment for their kids to grow in and reach their full potential. Foster did what brothers do: he offered up his bone marrow and rode shotgun in the all-terrain electric assault vehicle. Scupper did what sinister Portuguese Water Dogs do: he t... read more

The Necessities of Life

Gordon Self

When Father Bao finds an abandoned newborn, shades of his own past come back to haunt him. While the police search for the child’s parents, Bao struggles with how to better serve his community, despite detractors from within his own parish. The gritty realities of urban life expose the hidden biases that threaten to tear his congregation and the community apart. In The Necessities of Life, Gor... read more

When Father Bao finds an abandoned newborn, shades of his own past come back to haunt him. While the police search for the child’s parents, Bao struggles with how to better serve his community, despite detractors from within his own parish. The gritty realities of urban life expose the hidden biases that threaten to tear his congregation and the community apart. In The Necessities of Life, Gor... read more

From Your Vision Board to Your Bedroom: Using the Law of Attraction to Find True Love

Sue Vittner

Do you long to find true love, but think all the “good ones” are taken? Are you lonely, frustrated and tired of the whole love search thing? Are you ready for a new approach to finding love? From Your Vision Board to Your Bedroom: Using the Law of Attraction to Find True Love will help you manifest the love you desire. It is a fun, spiritual and inspirational guide based on the author’s own ex... read more

Do you long to find true love, but think all the “good ones” are taken? Are you lonely, frustrated and tired of the whole love search thing? Are you ready for a new approach to finding love? From Your Vision Board to Your Bedroom: Using the Law of Attraction to Find True Love will help you manifest the love you desire. It is a fun, spiritual and inspirational guide based on the author’s own ex... read more

A Slice of Happy: Because the Whole Pie is Overrated

Heather Korol

"You can't have it all." There. I said it. Financial freedom, fulfilling relationships, career advancement, Zen-like patience, angelic children, a charitable constitution, toned abs, and uncluttered closets - from the big issues to the small, millions of North American women between the ages of 35 and 45 are careening into life's unhappiest zone; most of the feeling the crushing pressure of ba... read more

"You can't have it all." There. I said it. Financial freedom, fulfilling relationships, career advancement, Zen-like patience, angelic children, a charitable constitution, toned abs, and uncluttered closets - from the big issues to the small, millions of North American women between the ages of 35 and 45 are careening into life's unhappiest zone; most of the feeling the crushing pressure of ba... read more

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