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Elsa S.

Elsa S.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Award winning editor of non-fiction and genre fiction. Nearly a decade of experience across a wide variety of writing styles.


Work experience:

  • Uncanny Magazine
  • Fireside Magazine
  • Self

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fantasy Fiction Science Fiction Short Story Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences

Lynn P.

Lynn P.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Freelance copy editor and proofreader, specializing in working with first-time authors, for both traditional and self-publishing.


Work experience:

  • PostScripts Editing

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

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction Action & Adventure Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Nature Travel Young Adult DIY & Crafts

Erin L. M.

Erin L. M.

Seattle, Washington, United States

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24+ awards in writing and editing • 30+ books edited • Specialties include nonfiction and poetry • Ph.D. student, lit and creative writing


Work experience:

  • Cavendish Square, Wiley, & other publishers
  • Open Books: A Poem Emporium
  • Killer Visual Strategies
  • Various magazines
  • The Kentucky Standard
  • Sarabande Books
  • Entre Ríos Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Poetry Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Business & Management History Nature Children’s Non-Fiction

Ann D.

Ann D.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Content and copy editor for fiction, nonfiction, and scholarship. Founding editor of Isthmus literary journal and former in-house editor.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Isthmus, a literary review
  • Berghahn Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Education & Reference History Humanities & Social Sciences

Tori T.

Tori T.

Seattle, WA, USA

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I am an experienced developmental editor and book doctor, who specializes in self-help, memoirs, and Christian non-fiction.


Work experience:

  • The Fedd Agency
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Inspirational Christian Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality Self-Help & Self-Improvement Health & Wellbeing Home & Garden

Rachel S.

Rachel S.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Experienced editor with an eye for details. Specialties include romance, YA, MG. Multi-pubbed author at Simon & Schuster and Penguin.


Work experience:

  • Rainy Day Editing
  • Author Accelerator
  • Entangled Publishing
  • The Daily of the University of Washington

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

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Middle Grade Children's Women's Fiction Thriller & Suspense LGBTQ Fiction Literary Fiction Romance

Joshua W.

Joshua W.

Seattle, WA, USA

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I'm the author of ten books, an award-winning creative writing teacher, and writing coach and editor who loves to work with authors.


Work experience:

  • Tradecraft for Writers

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Poetry Fiction

Fleetwood R.

Fleetwood R.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Experienced developmental editor with expertise in science fiction and fantasy, working with publishers and independent authors.


Work experience:

  • Waxman Leavell Literary Agency
  • Self-employed
  • Wizards of the Coast
  • Random House Publishing Group

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fantasy Fiction Science Fiction

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