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Lisbeth R.

Lisbeth R.

Portland, OR, USA

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Academic writing at Oxford University Press; literary fiction and poetry for arts nonprofit Pen + Brush


Work experience:

  • Oxford University Press
  • Pen + Brush
  • Electric Literature

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Contemporary Fiction Fiction Music Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Art History Women's Fiction

Mark C.

Mark C.

Portland, OR, USA

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20+ years experience specializing in literary fiction, creative nonfiction & hybrid work.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Atelier26 Books
  • Moss Literary Journal
  • Tin House Literary Magazine
  • Zoetrope All-Story
  • Portland State University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Classics Plays & Screenplays Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Writing & Publishing

Nic L.

Nic L.

Portland, ME, USA

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Bitten at age seven by a radioactive thesaurus, I've turned to a life of eradicating rogue typos and ameliorating villainous first drafts.


Work experience:

  • Wayside Publishing
  • Maine OK Enterprises (Boothbay Register and Wiscasset Newspaper)
  • MyPoints.com, Inc.
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Short Story Fiction Education & Reference Non-Fiction Antiques & Collectibles True Crime Writing & Publishing Literary Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense

Jennifer K.

Jennifer K.

Portland, Oregon, United States

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I'm a full-time professional copyeditor and proofreader with in-house publishing experience and a bachelor's degree in creative writing.


Work experience:

  • Cypress Editing
  • BarCharts Publishing Inc.
  • Scribe Inc.
  • Orlando Weekly
  • University of Central Florida Writing Center
  • Central Florida Future
  • The Florida Review Literary Journal

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Women's Fiction Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense Nature Sports & Outdoors Historical Fiction

Nevin M.

Nevin M.

Portland, OR, United States

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My goal is to guide writers to their best work, to coach them in eloquence and clarity, to lead them to their best stories and storytelling.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Penguin Random House
  • Government Technology magazine
  • Nevin Mays Editorial
  • Green Bean Books
  • Portland State University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Picture Books Children's Women's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction

Michael D.

Michael D.

Portland, OR, USA

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History professor who loves to engage with good ideas.


Work experience:

  • Pacific Northwest College of Art
  • The European Physical Journal
  • Cambridge University
  • King's Review Magazine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Philosophy Political Science & Current Affairs Education & Reference

Elizabeth J.

Elizabeth J.

Portland, ME, USA

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Developmental editor, PhD, 30 years' experience. Biographies and memoirs, nature, religion and spirituality, social and behavioral sciences.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Kansas State University
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences Math & Science Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Biographies & Memoirs Religion & Spirituality

Lisa K.

Lisa K.

Portland, OR, USA

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I'm an astute copyeditor focusing on literature, thrillers, crime and mysteries while balancing pragmatism with compassion and diplomacy.


Work experience:

  • Goodfoot Editorial
  • Core K12

Services: Editing Copy Editing

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Thriller & Suspense Women's Fiction Romance Mystery & Crime Science Fiction Young Adult Humor & Comedy

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