I'm a professional proofreader with clients like Baen Books. I have a PhD in Humanities - Literary Studies and my specialties are young adult, science fiction, and fantasy literature. In 2010, I attended the Clarion West Writers Workshop, and from that point on, I centered my editorial work on the speculative fiction genre. Former editor of literary 'zine Superficial Flesh (which featured Hugo-, Nebula-, and Philip K. Dick-nominated authors and artists) and editor of upcoming YA magazine, Nervy. I also have nearly a decade of English instruction experience at the university level.
Assist in administration duties of Clarion West Writers Workshop, including contacting local professional authors, editors, and publishers to speak at panel sessions for CW students.
Read submissions for the Hugo-award winning professional science fiction and fantasy magazine edited by John Joseph Adams.
Editorial Proofreader for Hero of a Hundred Fights by R. Clay Reynolds
Used InDesign and Photoshop to create Vol. 23 of Sojourn, and Vol. 1 of Reunion; coordinated with University of Texas at Dallas Print Shop to ensure quality and consistency of final product. This issue was also used to promote the Univ. of Texas-Dallas Creative Writing Program at AWP 2010 in Denver, Colo. Also promoted the UTD Creative Writing Program at AWP by performing outreach and discussing the merits of the program with AWP attendees.
Edited and published each issue of the magazine. Used InDesign and Photoshop to create each issue; organized release parties and contacted media outlets when each issue was released. Organized small staff, assigned submissions, contacted writers, and used social media to promote each issue. Most recent issue featured Nebula-, Hugo-, and Philip K. Dick-award nominees, as well as Hugo-winning artist Galen Dara.
#6 in multiple New York Times bestseller Larry Correia’s Monster Hunter series.GO BIG OR GO HOMEWhen Monster Hunter International's top hunter, Owen Zastava Pitt, was given a tip about some hunters who had gone missing in action, he didn’t realize their rescue mission would snowball into the single biggest operation in MHI's history. Their men are being held prisoner in a horrific nightmare di... read more
Morgan le Fay, the great witch and legendary little sister to King Arthur, has lived well beyond her wild and wicked past. These days she's content to run her Wiccan supply shop in Pike Place Market and watch out for Seattle's supernatural residents. Then two men stumble through her door. The first is a werewolf. The second? He seems familiar, though she has no memory of him.Soon Morgan is dra... read more
In the second book of The Fay Morgan Chronicles, Morgan le Fay is on a well-deserved vacation with her long lost love, Merlin. It hastily ends when they learn that immortals are disappearing across the globe, including some of Morgan's friends. Soon Morgan is hurled into a tangled intrigue of secrets and abductions as she and Merlin race across the world. They interrogate a clever A.I., exchan... read more
Morgan le Fay and Merlin have spent every hour of every day trying to get into Hell to rescue their friend Lila, but the door remains stubbornly closed and there is nothing to do about it. The world's most powerful witch and wizard decide to take a break and get some street food at Pike's Place Market. In the market they find a series of clues that lead them to a hunt full of the deadliest sup... read more
In the fourth book of The Fay Morgan Chronicles, Morgan le Fay and her best friend Lila are hot on the trail of something called the Red Paw Army. When they catch up to this army that is wreaking havoc across Seattle, they discover a conspiracy and government project that goes far deeper than anyone could have imagined. Soon they are on a whirlwind adventure that includes helping out some suga... read more
WULF'S SAGA CONTINUES. Sequel to The Dragon Hammer.WULF’S SAGA CONTINUES Lord Wulf von Dunstig is in deep trouble. He is surrounded by invading enemies and kingdoms fallen into chaos. Along with dealing with the problems of a realm he never expected to rule, Wulf is in love with the elf maiden Saeunn Amberstone. Saeunn once saved his land. Now she has lost her star-soul and is dying. Ursel Kei... read more
From two-time Shamus Award winner Brendan DuBois comes the sequel to Dark Victory. A terrifying and original tale of teens who are fighting to save their lives . . . and the future of planet Earth.U.S Army Sergeant Randy Knox is sixteen, and already a seasoned veteran. He is an alien killing prodigy who has eradicated more of the invading Creepers than anyone can keep track of. But Randy is al... read more
NEW TIME TRAVEL ALT. HISTORY FROM A MASTER: Flint's Ring of Fire and Boundary series have proved him to be a master of time travel alternate history. Here then, a new tale of persons displaced in time, fighting for their lives.Twice before, mysterious cosmic catastrophes have sent portions of the Earth across space and back in time—first, with the Grantville Disaster in West Virginia, and then... read more
ALL NEW STORIES SET IN THE BEST-SELLING MONSTER HUNTER INTERNATIONAL SERIES. New stories from Larry Correia, Jim Butcher, John Ringo, Jody Lynn Nye, Sarah A. Hoyt, Brad R. Torgersen, and many more!For well over a century, Monster Hunter International has kept the world safe from supernatural threats small and large—and in some cases very, very large. Now, join us as MHI opens their archives fo... read more
A classic of science fiction from SF legend Gordon R. Dickson, winner of three Hugo awards, a Nebula award, and an inductee into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame.The long period of civil unrest known as the Frontier Rebellion has come to an end. The Old Worlders of Earth and the colonists of the Pleiades Planets at the edge of known space have at last formed an uneasy peace. But for former Reb... read more
CELEBRATING TEN YEARS OF THE JIM BAEN MEMORIAL SHORT STORY AWARDA DECADE OF SCIENCE FICTION EXCELLENCE Since 2007, Baen Books and The National Space Society have sponsored The Jim Baen Memorial Short Story Award, to honor the legacy of Jim Baen and to promote the ideals of forward-thinking, positive science fiction. Here gathered together for the first time are the best of the best of the firs... read more
The Wild West came alive under the pen of Edward Zane Carroll Judson, who wrote many of America's best-loved dime novels ”under the pseudonym Ned Buntline. From Buffalo Bill (whom Judson knew first-hand) to Wild Bill Hickok, these vivid tales feature some of the most colorful characters on the American landscape. This anthology gathers a selection of his best-loved work, including four full-l... read more
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Former Agent, Writers House, now Expat; two Newbery & NBA authors. I take a holistic, highly customized approach with a plan