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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 Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

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

Jacoba

Jacoba

Portland, OR, USA

Specialist in nonfiction of all kinds and outdoorsy fiction. Bring me your natural histories, your kayak treatises, your adventures stories.


Work experience:

  • Timber Press
  • Trial Guides
  • Ooligan Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Home & Garden, Non-Fiction, Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences, Math & Science, Nature, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, History, Travel

Victoria

Victoria

Portland, OR, USA

Editor with 8+ years experience, formerly at Penguin Random House, with a sharp eye and ear for immersive storytelling.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Tin House
  • John Wiley & Sons

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, New Age, Literary Fiction, Fiction, Cultural & Ethnic, LGBTQ Fiction, Short Story, LGBTQ Non-Fiction, Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Gretchen

Gretchen

Portland, OR, USA

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

Mark

Portland, OR, USA

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

Elizabeth

Elizabeth

Portland, ME, USA

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

Vi

Vi

Portland, OR, USA

There is no "one-size-fits-all" approach when it comes to editing, so I am here to develop a unique strategy that makes your book stand out.


Work experience:

  • V.
  • Ooligan Press
  • Portland Review Literary Journal
  • Simon & Schuster UK
  • Transatlantic Literary Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: LGBTQ Fiction, Fiction, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Education & Reference, Non-Fiction, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Biographies & Memoirs, Anthologies, LGBTQ Non-Fiction

Amara

Amara

Portland, OR, United States

Experienced, empathetic editor with a passion for books.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Travel, Historical Fiction, Cultural & Ethnic, Women's Fiction, Home & Garden, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Design, Photography, Architecture

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