Mark Danowsky

Mark Danowsky - Editor

Philadelphia, PA, USA

I'm a professional editor, writer, and poet. Assisting others with their writing and creative endeavors is extremely meaningful to me.

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I am a professional editor / writer. I'm an active member of the literary and arts community. I edit and assist several literary journals. I have experience poetry collections / chapbooks, book editing, academic dissertations, CNF, nonfiction, autofiction, memoirs, and fiction.

Over the past four years, I have worked as a Content Writer for various companies. This contract work involves SEO, analytics, and social media management knowledge.

I'm the author of a short poetry collections MEATLESS (Plan B Press, 2022), Violet Flame (tiny wren lit, 2022), JAWN (Moonstone Press, 2020), AS FALLS TREES (NightBallet Press, 2018). Several of my micro-chaps (very short chapbooks) were published by Origami Poems. I've published poetry and other writings in more than 200 literary journals. I have been publishing poetry and other writings since 2008.

Please know my aim is to best accommodate your specific needs. I'm generally able to readily adapt and tailor my editing expertise. I encourage you to reach out with any questions about how I may be able to assist you with your project.

English (US)
Biographies & Memoirs
Writing & Publishing
Contemporary Fiction
Literary Fiction

Work experience

Poetry Craft Essays Editor

Cleaver Magazine
August, 2021 – Present (over 1 year)

Regular contributor

March, 2021 – Present (almost 2 years)


May, 2020 – Present (over 2 years)

Senior Editor

Schuylkill Valley Journal
January, 2011 – Present (about 12 years)

Portfolio (6 selected works)

A Wonderful Catastrophe

Hilliard, Colette Love, Heby, Richard J, Danowsky, Mark

Schuylkill Valley Journal (Volume 42, Spring 2016)

Mallouk, Tom, Krok, Peter, Danowsky, Mark

Schuylkill Valley Journal (Volume 41, Fall 2015)

Cohen, Mike, Krok, Peter, Danowsky, Mark, Lyons, Mark, Zybon, Greta

Schuylkill Valley Journal (Volume 42, Spring 2016)

Mallouk, Tom, Krok, Peter, Danowsky, Mark

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