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Eve Gumpel

Eve Gumpel - Editor

Santa Ana, CA, United States

With more than 30 years of professional writing and editing experience, I will polish your prose until it sparkles.

Overview

As a copyeditor, I do more than correct for spelling, grammar and punctuation. I also repair awkward sentences, eliminate repetition and information that doesn't move the story forward, point out gaps, and check for factual errors.

Services
Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Adventure Crime & Mystery Fantasy Science Fiction Women's Fiction
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Career Guides Health & wellbeing Self-help & Self-improvement

Certifications

  • professional designation in ghostwriting

Work experience

Owner

Self-employed
September, 2011 – Present (over 6 years)

Portfolio (10 selected works)

Freeways to Flip-Flops: A Family's Year of Gutsy Living on a Tropical Island

Sonia Marsh

What do you do when life in sunny Southern California starts to seem plastic, materialistic and just plain hellish? For Sonia and Duke Marsh, the answer was to sell their worldly goods and move to an unspoiled, simpler life with their three sons in Belize, Central America, a third-world country without all the comforts and distractions of life in the developed world. Sonia hopes the move will ... read more

What do you do when life in sunny Southern California starts to seem plastic, materialistic and just plain hellish? For Sonia and Duke Marsh, the answer was to sell their worldly goods and move to an unspoiled, simpler life with their three sons in Belize, Central America, a third-world country without all the comforts and distractions of life in the developed world. Sonia hopes the move will ... read more

Sex Happens

Carol Soloway

Dr. Alexandra Rose has everything a woman could want. She's the wife of a renowned cardiologist, the mother of three adorable sons, and a successful chiropractor. But on their twentieth anniversary, her husband shocks her with his affair. Her life spins out of control, and she faces the other side of marriage where dreams implode and people are not who they seem.Alexandra wants custody of her ... read more

Dr. Alexandra Rose has everything a woman could want. She's the wife of a renowned cardiologist, the mother of three adorable sons, and a successful chiropractor. But on their twentieth anniversary, her husband shocks her with his affair. Her life spins out of control, and she faces the other side of marriage where dreams implode and people are not who they seem.Alexandra wants custody of her ... read more

Ever Faithful to His Lead: My Journey Away from Emotional Abuse

Kathleen Pooler

“Good girl travels a rocky road to become a strong woman. Kathleen Pooler's experience and insights ...will inspire any reader.” ~ Sharon Lippincott, author of The Heart and Craft of Lifestory Writing“...provides us with a deep well of wisdom—and a cautionary tale that will resonate with every woman.” ~ Lynne M. Spreen, author of Dakota BluesNOTHING CAN RESCUE HER UNTIL SHE DECIDES TO RESCUE H... read more

“Good girl travels a rocky road to become a strong woman. Kathleen Pooler's experience and insights ...will inspire any reader.” ~ Sharon Lippincott, author of The Heart and Craft of Lifestory Writing“...provides us with a deep well of wisdom—and a cautionary tale that will resonate with every woman.” ~ Lynne M. Spreen, author of Dakota BluesNOTHING CAN RESCUE HER UNTIL SHE DECIDES TO RESCUE H... read more

THE PATH: Mastering the Nine Pillars of Resilience and Success

Stephen Sideroff Ph.D.

Dr. Sideroff applies over 40 years of research, training and clinical experience to address your most important yet baffling quality: resilience. Based on his innovative model, The Path guides you, step-by-step in learning an optimal way of living each moment. His approach considers all the factors that contribute to your ability to navigate and master the challenges and stresses of today and ... read more

Dr. Sideroff applies over 40 years of research, training and clinical experience to address your most important yet baffling quality: resilience. Based on his innovative model, The Path guides you, step-by-step in learning an optimal way of living each moment. His approach considers all the factors that contribute to your ability to navigate and master the challenges and stresses of today and ... read more

Shifting to the Business of Life: A Survival Guide For Young Adults (A Live, Love, Learn Series)

Janet M. Nast

Parents, are you teaching your kids all they need to know to survive in life? Kids, is your graduation looming on the horizon? Are you scared to death about what lies ahead? I mean, what will you do: Will you move out? How will you survive if you do? Do you have a job? Do you know what it will cost to live on your own? This one-of-a-kind book explains all the things you need to know in order t... read more

Parents, are you teaching your kids all they need to know to survive in life? Kids, is your graduation looming on the horizon? Are you scared to death about what lies ahead? I mean, what will you do: Will you move out? How will you survive if you do? Do you have a job? Do you know what it will cost to live on your own? This one-of-a-kind book explains all the things you need to know in order t... read more

Molly and Mrs. T

Susan Kay Gilmore

Molly Rae Armstrong is a twenty-four-year-old college junior when her seemingly idyllic life falls apart. After losing her job and breaking up with her no-good boyfriend, something unimaginable occurs—she becomes homeless. With no family to help her—besides a younger brother who’s lost in the Child Protective Services system—she flees to a local shelter in an attempt to find housing. There, sh... read more

Molly Rae Armstrong is a twenty-four-year-old college junior when her seemingly idyllic life falls apart. After losing her job and breaking up with her no-good boyfriend, something unimaginable occurs—she becomes homeless. With no family to help her—besides a younger brother who’s lost in the Child Protective Services system—she flees to a local shelter in an attempt to find housing. There, sh... read more

How Women Sabotage Their Success in Business...According to Men

Michelle Bergquist

• 95% of Fortune 1000 firms are led by men. • 92% of the top earners in the United States are men. • 83% of boardroom seats are represented by men. • 85% of executive officers are represented by men. Nationally acclaimed author and award-winning entrepreneur Michelle Bergquist set out on a mission to ask men what they think women do that sabotages their success in business. Most business books... read more

• 95% of Fortune 1000 firms are led by men. • 92% of the top earners in the United States are men. • 83% of boardroom seats are represented by men. • 85% of executive officers are represented by men. Nationally acclaimed author and award-winning entrepreneur Michelle Bergquist set out on a mission to ask men what they think women do that sabotages their success in business. Most business books... read more

Sexy Second ACT: Remodel Your Life with Passion, Purpose and a Paycheck(r)

Sue Koch

The hottest people know that being sexy is about a lot more than what happens between the sheets. That's just mechanics. Sexy is about living a life that is creative, confident, passionate, generous, and authentic. If you haven't been living the deliciously juicy life of your dreams, it's not too late to remodel. In this fun, inspirational, and light-hearted book, Career and Life Design Coach ... read more

The hottest people know that being sexy is about a lot more than what happens between the sheets. That's just mechanics. Sexy is about living a life that is creative, confident, passionate, generous, and authentic. If you haven't been living the deliciously juicy life of your dreams, it's not too late to remodel. In this fun, inspirational, and light-hearted book, Career and Life Design Coach ... read more

The Reluctant Volunteer: My Unforgettable Journey With the Peace Corps in Brazil

Peggy Constantine

Peggy and her husband, Tim, enter Peace Corps training three weeks after their marriage. Peggy is immediately thrown into a state of depression and homesickness that only worsens as time goes on. Once in Brazil, culture shock exacerbates the situation. The outlook for the marriage and their Peace Corps service is grim until something unexpected happens.

Peggy and her husband, Tim, enter Peace Corps training three weeks after their marriage. Peggy is immediately thrown into a state of depression and homesickness that only worsens as time goes on. Once in Brazil, culture shock exacerbates the situation. The outlook for the marriage and their Peace Corps service is grim until something unexpected happens.

Miles to Go: Book One of the Escape the Machine Trilogy (Volume 1)

Mr. John C. Lunsford

Miles to Go asks us to question what is at stake at the core of being human. In the first book of his riveting science fiction trilogy, John Lunsford explores the very essence of the human spirit and the desire of a 34,000-year-old android to escape the machine that has become his prison. Meanwhile, an international consortium races at all costs to kill nanotechnology, the key to that escape. ... read more

Miles to Go asks us to question what is at stake at the core of being human. In the first book of his riveting science fiction trilogy, John Lunsford explores the very essence of the human spirit and the desire of a 34,000-year-old android to escape the machine that has become his prison. Meanwhile, an international consortium races at all costs to kill nanotechnology, the key to that escape. ... read more

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