Eva Murray

Eva Murray - Editor

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Overview

I've written and edited in academic and corporate settings for 30 years. Personable, versatile, I'm happiest when I delight you with my work. I have authored a novel, short story collection, and ghostwrote the biography of psychologist Ernst Beier, Ph.D., pioneer of body language and have authored three books.
Languages
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Art
Biographies & Memoirs
Fiction
Crime & Mystery
Humor & Comedy
Literature
Plays & Screenplays
Short Story
Women's Fiction

Certifications

  • Author League of America

Awards

  • Author interview, Content Magazine, Silicon Valley Innovative Arts& Culture, curated by Poet Laureate David C. Perez, Aug/Sept 2015.

Work experience

Founder

Self-employed
June, 1999 – Present (over 20 years)

PREMIER CLIENTS: Meredith Publishing, ...For Dummies book series,, UMUC, Cornell Tech, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Kaiser Permanente, Deloitte LLP, Hitachi Consulting, eBay, HP.

Portfolio (3 selected works)

The Odyssey of Izzy

Eva Murray

2nd Ed. 2015. Edited by Michelle Richmond, New York Times best-selling author. The Odyssey Of Izzy traces the roots of American punk rock across the American West and over the underground as Izzy O'Hara tries to find her brother Tommy who ran off with a rockabilly band in the 80s. A lovable misfit, quirky and tender, Izzy suffers a nervous tic that's twice misdiagnosed, and it's her peculiar v... read more

2nd Ed. 2015. Edited by Michelle Richmond, New York Times best-selling author. The Odyssey Of Izzy traces the roots of American punk rock across the American West and over the underground as Izzy O'Hara tries to find her brother Tommy who ran off with a rockabilly band in the 80s. A lovable misfit, quirky and tender, Izzy suffers a nervous tic that's twice misdiagnosed, and it's her peculiar v... read more

Something Came Over Me: Stories

Eva Murray, Mary Frances Potter

Why did she pack up her car and move cross-country? Drop out of college and return to her hometown? Perhaps she was seized by inspiration, had a Joycean epiphany, was impassioned with love or idealistic zeal. As Cicero wrote, "What moves of itself is eternal, who can deny that this is the nature of spirits?" In Something Came Over Me, Eva Murray shares ten stories about women in transition and... read more

Why did she pack up her car and move cross-country? Drop out of college and return to her hometown? Perhaps she was seized by inspiration, had a Joycean epiphany, was impassioned with love or idealistic zeal. As Cicero wrote, "What moves of itself is eternal, who can deny that this is the nature of spirits?" In Something Came Over Me, Eva Murray shares ten stories about women in transition and... read more

A Question of Belonging

Ernst G. Beier

"A Question of Belonging" is Ernst Beier's modern odyssey of loss and survival in the maelstrom of World War Two. Beier was from an affluent German Jewish family; he escaped to America just before Hitler's Nazi juggernaut closed the borders and he lost contact with the first great love of his life. Beier earned a college degree ina year and one-half and joined the U.S. Army. He fought his way ... read more

"A Question of Belonging" is Ernst Beier's modern odyssey of loss and survival in the maelstrom of World War Two. Beier was from an affluent German Jewish family; he escaped to America just before Hitler's Nazi juggernaut closed the borders and he lost contact with the first great love of his life. Beier earned a college degree ina year and one-half and joined the U.S. Army. He fought his way ... read more

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