Mary Stanfield

Mary Stanfield - Editor

Washington, DC

More than 10 years experience with fiction and non-fiction as an editor, coach, writer and proofer – online and in print.

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I am a freelance editor, writing coach and teacher who has worked on hundreds of pieces in all genres of fiction and many non-fiction topics. I also offer custom web design for authors and DIY web coaching for authors who want to create their own platforms but don't know where to start.

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English (US)
Biographies & Memoirs
DIY & Crafts
LGBTQ (non fiction)
New Age
Comics & Graphic Novels
Cultural & Ethnic
LGBTQ (Fiction)
Mystery & Crime
Science Fiction
Thriller & Suspense
Women's Fiction
Young Adult

Work experience

Editor and designer

January, 2014 – May, 2015 (over 1 year)


The Oklahoma Daily
December, 2012 – June, 2013 (6 months)

Opinion Editor

The Oklahoma Daily
August, 2011 – December, 2012 (over 1 year)

Freelance editor and designer

August, 2008 – Present (about 12 years)

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