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Meg

Meg

Portland, OR, USA

Developmental editor, copy editor, and proofreader with fifteen years of experience working on literary fiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Tin House Books
  • Tin House magazine
  • Literature and Medicine

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Short Story, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Literary Fiction

Rochelle

Rochelle

Portland, Maine, USA

Nonfiction book editor with 15+ years experience in topics as colorful as Ayurveda and yoga to sourdough baking and beekeeping.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Fair Winds Press (The Quarto Group)
  • Roost Books / Shambhala Publications
  • Quarry Books, an imprint of Rockport Publishers

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, DIY & Crafts, Home & Garden, Parenting & Families

Daniel Isaiah

Daniel Isaiah

Portland, OR, USA

I love helping writers achieve concision and clarity. I specialize in memoir and essay, but happily work with fiction as well.


Work experience:

  • Corporeal Writing
  • Entropy Magazine
  • Nailed Magazine
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, LGBTQ Non-Fiction, Nature, Literary Fiction, Fiction

Elizabeth

Elizabeth

Portland, OR, USA

Expert editor with 20+ years of experience editing 300+ books for major publishers


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Profound Consulting
  • IDG Books Worldwide

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Computers & Internet, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Design, Health & Wellbeing, Home & Garden, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Photography, History

Jeff

Jeff

Portland, OR, USA

Best-selling writer of poetry and nonfiction providing developmental, substantive, and copy editing, manuscript evaluations, and coaching.


Work experience:

  • Fonograf Editions
  • various universities
  • Independent Publishing Resource Center
  • Dikembe Press
  • Prairie Schooner

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Poetry, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Writing & Publishing, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Music, Humanities & Social Sciences, Contemporary Fiction

Lisa

Lisa

Portland, OR, USA

I’m a copyeditor with more than 12 years’ experience who loves making a story stronger and inspiring authors to go further!


Work experience:

  • Lisa Kaitz Editorial
  • Core K12

Services: Editing editing Copy Editing copy-editing

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Romance, Mystery & Crime, Action & Adventure, Contemporary Fiction, Women's Fiction

Elizebett

Elizebett

Portland, OR, USA

20+ years editing experience. I work on children's books and cookbooks. I'm a baking instructor and a proofreading wizard.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Portland Community College
  • Write Around Portland

Services: Editing editing Copy Editing copy-editing Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Anthologies, Fiction, Picture Books, Children's, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction

Avalon

Avalon

Portland, OR, USA

Book editor and author coach with 10+ years in publishing, turning debut novelists into award-winners. Memoir, lit fic, thriller, and more!


Work experience:

  • Inkshares
  • Umano

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading Query Letter Review query-letter-review

Genres: Romantic Comedy, Romance, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Women's Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Literary Fiction

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