Marc Murphy-Robinson

Marc Murphy-Robinson - Editor

Gloucester, UK

Intermediate-level member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders with a background in English education.

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Overview

I provide copy-editing, proofreading and translation (Japanese to English) for a variety of clients. I am happy to consider all subject areas but specialise in education, social sciences, business and fiction.

I look forward to discussing your requirements with you.
Languages
English (UK)
Non-Fiction
Business & Management
Education & Reference
ELT
Social & Behavioral Sciences
Fiction
Fantasy
Science Fiction
Short Story

Certifications

  • SfEP Proofreading 2

Work experience

Freelance Proofreader and Editor

Self-employed
November, 2018 – Present (12 months)

English Language Coordinator

Growth, Myanmar
May, 2018 – July, 2019 (about 1 year)

Proofreading, editing and translating

Lecturer and proofreader

Matsumoto Dental University
August, 2000 – June, 2003 (almost 3 years)

Teaching English and proofreading academic texts for other lecturers.

Portfolio (9 selected works)

Dialogs and Travels of Three New Yorkers

Shyamal Sen

Stark realities darkened the political climate across the world in 2017. Adriel, Tejas, and Zaid met in New York several times over the course of that pivotal year. As the dynamics of the city energized them, current and historical perspectives of people dominated their conversations. Their convictions, contradictions and retrospections gave them the strength to deal with the prevailing dark t... read more

Stark realities darkened the political climate across the world in 2017. Adriel, Tejas, and Zaid met in New York several times over the course of that pivotal year. As the dynamics of the city energized them, current and historical perspectives of people dominated their conversations. Their convictions, contradictions and retrospections gave them the strength to deal with the prevailing dark t... read more

New Writing 12: No.12

330pp . IN ENGLISH. ABOUT THE BOOK ::: An anthology of contemporary literature in English , produced in partnership with the British Council and the determination of international scope. Poetry , short stories , novels and extracts all feature writing life , both well-established names ( Barbara Trapido , Gerard Woodward , Maggie O'Farrell , Jill Dawson) and comparatively new (Sophie Woolley, ... read more

330pp . IN ENGLISH. ABOUT THE BOOK ::: An anthology of contemporary literature in English , produced in partnership with the British Council and the determination of international scope. Poetry , short stories , novels and extracts all feature writing life , both well-established names ( Barbara Trapido , Gerard Woodward , Maggie O'Farrell , Jill Dawson) and comparatively new (Sophie Woolley, ... read more

Turning the Corner: A collection of post-millennium short stories (Cambridge Collections)

David A Hill

A new series of anthologies to get students reading!

A new series of anthologies to get students reading!

Dead Water

Matthew Davey

Two friends embark on a voyage of adventure only to find themselves trapped in a terrifying nightmare from which neither will emerge unscathed. Joe and Mike are having the time of their lives at the country’s number one amusement park, ‘Terror Hall’, but as the day wears on they begin to realise that someone or something is watching them. The boys’ sense of unease grows as they uncover the eer... read more

Two friends embark on a voyage of adventure only to find themselves trapped in a terrifying nightmare from which neither will emerge unscathed. Joe and Mike are having the time of their lives at the country’s number one amusement park, ‘Terror Hall’, but as the day wears on they begin to realise that someone or something is watching them. The boys’ sense of unease grows as they uncover the eer... read more

Ornament: Down in the Dirt magazine September-December 2018 issue and chapbook collection book

Down in the Dirt, Adam Nagy, Allan Onik, David Gershan, Janet Kuypers, Doug Hawley, James Mulhern, Jeff Briskin, Marc McMahon, Tom Ball

"Ornament" is a 2018 poetry and prose collection book from Scars Publications (http://scars.tv) of the September through December 2018 issues of Down in the Dirt magazine (http://scars.tv/dirt), plus bonus chapbook releases. Writers and artists in this issue collection book include Adam Nagy, Alistair Forrester, Allan Onik, Andrea Wilson, Andrew Cyril Macdonald, Anne Mikusinski, Anoop Judge, A... read more

"Ornament" is a 2018 poetry and prose collection book from Scars Publications (http://scars.tv) of the September through December 2018 issues of Down in the Dirt magazine (http://scars.tv/dirt), plus bonus chapbook releases. Writers and artists in this issue collection book include Adam Nagy, Alistair Forrester, Allan Onik, Andrea Wilson, Andrew Cyril Macdonald, Anne Mikusinski, Anoop Judge, A... read more

Hurricane Katrina: "Down in the Dirt" magazine v. 161 (November-December 2018)

Down in the Dirt, Adam Nagy, Allan Onik, Alistair Forrester, Anoop Judge, Anupama Kadwad, David Gershan, Eric Dreyer Smith, Eterigho Oghenekome Humphrey, Janet Kuypers

"Hurricane Katrina" is a 2018 Scars Publications poetry and prose book with material from assorted writers and artists, as the November-December 2018 issue release of the literary magazine "Down in the Dirt" (http://scars.tv/dirt). Since 2014 "Down in the Dirt" magazine is released every other month (and sometimes with bonus issues) as a 6"x9" perfect-bound paperback book, with not only it's u... read more

"Hurricane Katrina" is a 2018 Scars Publications poetry and prose book with material from assorted writers and artists, as the November-December 2018 issue release of the literary magazine "Down in the Dirt" (http://scars.tv/dirt). Since 2014 "Down in the Dirt" magazine is released every other month (and sometimes with bonus issues) as a 6"x9" perfect-bound paperback book, with not only it's u... read more

Into the Water, Into the Flame

Matthew Roy Davey

Two friends embark on a voyage of adventure only to find themselves trapped in a terrifying nightmare from which neither will emerge unscathed. Joe and Mike are having the time of their lives at the country’s number one amusement park, ‘Terror Hall’, but as the day wears on they begin to realise that someone or something is watching them. The boys’ sense of unease grows as they uncover the eer... read more

Two friends embark on a voyage of adventure only to find themselves trapped in a terrifying nightmare from which neither will emerge unscathed. Joe and Mike are having the time of their lives at the country’s number one amusement park, ‘Terror Hall’, but as the day wears on they begin to realise that someone or something is watching them. The boys’ sense of unease grows as they uncover the eer... read more

How Death Saved My Life: Overcoming Scleroderma, Lupus and Stage IV-B Hodgkin Lymphoma

Melissa A. Mavour

How Death Saved My Life is a powerful testimony of hope, courage, perseverance and mentality. The author recounts her story of surviving late-stage cancer while suffering with the rare autoimmune disease called scleroderma. She shares both the emotional and practical difficulties she confronted and exactly what it took to be freed from both illnesses. But most importantly, she shows how the ex... read more

How Death Saved My Life is a powerful testimony of hope, courage, perseverance and mentality. The author recounts her story of surviving late-stage cancer while suffering with the rare autoimmune disease called scleroderma. She shares both the emotional and practical difficulties she confronted and exactly what it took to be freed from both illnesses. But most importantly, she shows how the ex... read more

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