Mara Kellogg

Mara Kellogg - Editor

Provo, UT, USA

I am a meticulous editor with more than six years of experience in fantasy and academic editing. I will always put my clients' needs first.

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I am a freelance editor with over six years of experience. While studying English Literature and editing at Brigham Young University, I volunteered on the staff of Leading Edge Magazine, a semi-professional journal of fantasy and science fiction. After I graduated, I was an intern at a local publishing house and proofread many books that were being prepared for publication. I now work at an SEO marketing company as a content editor.

I have edited in a variety of genres, including fantasy and science fiction, academic writing (particularly works related to history and religion), and web content. I am extremely proficient in Chicago, MLA, and AP styles.
English (AUS)
English (CAN)
English (UK)
English (US)
Education & Reference
Political Science & Current Affairs
Religion & Spirituality
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction

Work experience

Content Editor

August, 2018 – Present (over 4 years)

I edit blog posts and ensure they are grammatically perfect, logically consistent, and SEO-friendly.

Editorial Intern

Deseret Book
May, 2017 – August, 2017 (3 months)

In this position, I proofread books going to press, checked the accuracy of sources and quoted material, and read and evaluated submitted manuscripts.

Portfolio (8 selected works)

Leading Edge, Issue 69 (Volume 69)

Olsen, Madeline, Gwaun, Will, Perez, M.L.H.

Leading Edge, Issue 70 (Volume 70)

Player, Laci, Duncan, Lindsey, Bastek, Timothy, Heninger, Alison, Bodily, Deidre

Leading Edge, Issue 67 (Leading Edge Magazine) (Volume 67)

Payne, John D., Lane, K. J., Alford, Conner E., Hubbard, M., Williams, Stephen, Reinhart, John

The Pearl of Great Price Reference Companion

Dennis L. Largey, Dennis L. Largey

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