L.J. McLean

L.J. McLean - Editor

Tustin, CA, United States

Proving editorial and developmental editing services for rising and established authors. Former fiction editor of The Chaffey Review.

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Overview

L.J. McLean has both self-published his own projects and provided editorial services to private clients. He was a fiction editor and layout designer of The Chaffey Review for Vol. 1 and 2 from 2008 to 2009 in college, including small to medium-sized editing projects with upcoming authors. He specializes in narrative fiction, prose, and script.
Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Comics & Graphic Novels
Gaming & LitRPG
Science Fiction
Urban Fantasy
Non-Fiction
Computers & Internet

Work experience

Freelance Editor

Self-employed
January, 2012 – Present (over 8 years)

Provided basic editing services for small writers on DeviantART. Recently edited a serialized novel called My Special Sister.

Portfolio (2 selected works)

Mana Pool (Mana Pool Series Book 1)

L.J. McLean

Not all is what it seems when an asteroid, coincidently, crashes into the Pacific Ocean on December 21, 2012, bringing forth a mysterious wave of change on the world. The human population slowly transforms into magical beings, pitting everybody against each other on religion and race than ever before. Scott Dunne and Katie Walsh are the newly transformed, called terrans, and must survive to ge... read more

Not all is what it seems when an asteroid, coincidently, crashes into the Pacific Ocean on December 21, 2012, bringing forth a mysterious wave of change on the world. The human population slowly transforms into magical beings, pitting everybody against each other on religion and race than ever before. Scott Dunne and Katie Walsh are the newly transformed, called terrans, and must survive to ge... read more

From the Den - Seven Stories of a Healer Wizard (Road to Recovery Series Book 1)

L.J. McLean

A healer wizard’s journey, from training, his destined profession, and the one person he disappointed years ago; a confrontation with a disturbed werewolf mobster and a curious college girl; a mother’s unexpected discovery in a magical community; a young man’s ultimate choice for happiness away from home; an upcoming bride’s unconventional second chance at life; a young man’s deep secret jeopa... read more

A healer wizard’s journey, from training, his destined profession, and the one person he disappointed years ago; a confrontation with a disturbed werewolf mobster and a curious college girl; a mother’s unexpected discovery in a magical community; a young man’s ultimate choice for happiness away from home; an upcoming bride’s unconventional second chance at life; a young man’s deep secret jeopa... read more

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