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Michael S.

Michael S.

Portland, ME, USA

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Me: soup-to-nuts editing, a ferocious line editor, and in it long term to help you find your voice, however faint it may sometimes seem.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Non-Fiction Technology Mystery & Crime Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Historical Fiction

Steve A.

Steve A.

Portland, OR, USA

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Published author, editor and translator offering 15+ years of proven expertise. We'll focus on making your story as compelling as possible.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Historical Mysteries Mystery & Crime Espionage Thriller & Suspense Action & Adventure Contemporary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Psychological Thriller Classics

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 Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

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

Laurel H.

Laurel H.

Portland, ME, USA

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I am an experienced editor specializing in K–12 education, memoir, and other nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Solution Tree Press
  • Marzano Resources
  • The Creator Institute

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Education & Reference Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Travel Humanities & Social Sciences Poetry Fiction

Victoria S.

Victoria S.

Portland, OR, USA

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Editor at Penguin with a sharp eye and ear for immersive storytelling in literary fiction and memoir, and passionate about new voices.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Tin House

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction New Age Fashion & Textiles Literary Fiction Fiction Coming of Age Cultural & Ethnic LGBTQ Fiction Short Story

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

Gretchen S.

Gretchen S.

Portland, OR, USA

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I am a writer, editor, and creative collaborator. I've helped develop and edit nonfiction and fiction projects at all levels of completion.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Baker's Mark Literary Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense Young Adult True Crime Non-Fiction Historical Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Romance

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

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