Stephanie Martin

Stephanie Martin - Editor

Klamath Falls, OR, USA

I'm a nonfiction editor and writing coach

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Overview

Bringing my excellent editorial eye and coaching skills to the support of creative nonfiction projects. Specializing in developmental editing and self-publishing projects, particularly in the areas of sex/relationship and LGBTQA.
Languages
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Education & Reference
Humanities & Social Sciences
LGBTQ (non fiction)
Religion & Spirituality
Sex & Relationships

Work experience

Editor/Designer

Self-employed
August, 2013 – Present (over 6 years)

Bringing my excellent editorial eye and writing skills to the support of business and creative projects. Specializing in developmental editing and self-publishing projects.

In addition to copyediting and formatting several dissertations, designing marketing materials, coaching writers, and updating websites, I have worked on several books and other publications –

—In a Moving River Nothing is Set in Stone: A Letter for Insurgent Dreamers (AK Press), Scott Crow ~proofreading, design, layout, preprint production
—Homosexuality: A Scriptural Way Forward for the United Methodist Church (Amazon/EnerPower Press), Joe Miller ~developmental editing, design, layout, preprint production
—Poetrie: The Truth Is (Amazon), Marie Louise Elliott
—Immortal as Thor (Amazon), Marie Louise Elliott ~proofreading, design, layout, preprint production

Portfolio (3 selected works)

Homosexuality: A Scriptural Way Forward for the United Methodist Church

Joseph Walter Miller

For many today the issue of homosexuality is easily and clearly settled in scripture. The issue, for them, is one of scriptural authority. One either obeys the command found in scripture or one does not. Yet for others, the scriptural commands are not nearly as clear as claimed, and the issue is not obedience, but rather interpretation. It is not whether one will obey God's will, once known, b... read more

For many today the issue of homosexuality is easily and clearly settled in scripture. The issue, for them, is one of scriptural authority. One either obeys the command found in scripture or one does not. Yet for others, the scriptural commands are not nearly as clear as claimed, and the issue is not obedience, but rather interpretation. It is not whether one will obey God's will, once known, b... read more

Poetrie: The Truth Is

Marie Louise Elliott

Marie Louise Elliott challenged herself to write a poem a day for a year. The result is a collection of free verse, haiku, and epigrams that illuminates the year’s events, both public and personal, and expresses the poet’s growing awareness that permission to speak is always granted by the truth that refuses to be silent. Exploring contemporary yet timeless, individual yet universal refrains, ... read more

Marie Louise Elliott challenged herself to write a poem a day for a year. The result is a collection of free verse, haiku, and epigrams that illuminates the year’s events, both public and personal, and expresses the poet’s growing awareness that permission to speak is always granted by the truth that refuses to be silent. Exploring contemporary yet timeless, individual yet universal refrains, ... read more

Immortal as Thor

Marie Louise Elliott

Marie Louise Elliott’s Immortal as Thor says goodbye—sometimes in anger, sometimes in frustration, sometimes in deep, deep sorrow, and always in resolution. But the poems do not only or merely say goodbye. In the leave-taking, the poet embraces the human relationships and the grandeur of the natural world that will console and provide for her on her journey home. If you, too, have said or must... read more

Marie Louise Elliott’s Immortal as Thor says goodbye—sometimes in anger, sometimes in frustration, sometimes in deep, deep sorrow, and always in resolution. But the poems do not only or merely say goodbye. In the leave-taking, the poet embraces the human relationships and the grandeur of the natural world that will console and provide for her on her journey home. If you, too, have said or must... read more

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