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Amara H.

Amara H.

Portland, OR, United States

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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

Christina P.

Christina P.

Portland, OR, USA

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Thoughtful, thorough, and insightful Christian theology editor for 11 years. Globally-minded seminary graduate. K–adult educator.


Work experience:

  • Well Versed, LLC
  • Self-employed
  • Clatsop Community College
  • Fuller Writing Center
  • Tillamook Bay Community College
  • Judson International School

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Christian Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality Non-Fiction

Lee M.

Lee M.

Portland, Oregon, USA

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A sharp, sensitive editor of fiction and creative nonfiction with twenty-five years of experience in publishing.


Work experience:

  • Lee Montgomery Editorial
  • Tin House Books
  • Tin House magazine
  • SheBooks
  • The Santa Monica Review
  • Dove Books
  • The Iowa Review

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Contemporary Fiction Fiction Anthologies Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry Math & Science Writing & Publishing Coming of Age Short Story

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

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

Jaimee G.

Jaimee G.

Portland, United States

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Editor with an agency background and a decade of experience, specializing in literary and commercial fiction, essay collections, and YA.


Work experience:

  • Footnote Editorial
  • The Literary Group International

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences LGBTQ Non-Fiction Short Story Thriller & Suspense

Greg B.

Greg B.

Portland, United States

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Book editor specializing in business, health, the arts. Experience in traditional, hybrid, self-publishing. Let's chat about your book.


Work experience:

  • Yellow Barn Creative LLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Health & Wellbeing Finance & Accounting Math & Science Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences Art Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Music

Meg S.

Meg S.

Portland, OR, USA

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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 Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

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

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