Briana Morgan

Briana Morgan - Editor

Atlanta, GA, USA

I'm an experienced and tenacious fiction editor specializing in developmental and copy edits, as well as query and synopsis reviews.

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Overview

Fiction editor specializing in young adult, horror, fantasy, and contemporary.
Languages
English (UK)
English (US)
Fiction
Crime & Mystery
Dystopian
Horror
LGBTQ
Short Story
Thriller
Urban Fantasy
Young Adult & Teen

Certifications

  • Editorial Freelancers Association Member
  • Bachelor of Arts in English

Work experience

Freelance Editor

Self-employed
January, 2015 – Present (about 4 years)

• Edit, produce and proofread high-quality written material
• Make sure that content publishes on schedule and within editorial guidelines
• Achieve and maintain a 97% customer satisfaction rating

Portfolio (7 selected works)

Rise of the Sparrows (Relics of Ar'Zac Book 1)

Sarina Langer

As a homeless orphan, shunned for having the gift, Rachael knows how to survive. The visions of people dying are only hers to see. The shadows are her safety. When Cephy comes into her life, having a friend—a friend as feared by the villagers as Rachael—seems too good to be true.And it is. Her visions are worse since Cephy came along, and Rachael’s gut feeling urges her to walk the other way. ... read more

As a homeless orphan, shunned for having the gift, Rachael knows how to survive. The visions of people dying are only hers to see. The shadows are her safety. When Cephy comes into her life, having a friend—a friend as feared by the villagers as Rachael—seems too good to be true.And it is. Her visions are worse since Cephy came along, and Rachael’s gut feeling urges her to walk the other way. ... read more

Darkened Light

Sarina Langer

When he was a boy in Onwwe, he’d been taught to respect the dead and honour their memory. Not once had anyone said anything about them still existing somewhere.The death goddess Ithrean has led the dead to their rest and watched over them in Dunhă for centuries, but they are no longer at peace. Their souls turn the red grass black, and their corruption seeps into the world of the living.Naavah... read more

When he was a boy in Onwwe, he’d been taught to respect the dead and honour their memory. Not once had anyone said anything about them still existing somewhere.The death goddess Ithrean has led the dead to their rest and watched over them in Dunhă for centuries, but they are no longer at peace. Their souls turn the red grass black, and their corruption seeps into the world of the living.Naavah... read more

Wardens of Archos (Relics of Ar'Zac Book 2)

Sarina Langer

Once a despised street rat, now the reigning queen of Rifarne, Rachael is at the centre of everyone’s attention. All she wants is a few peaceful moments to herself—but her kingdom has other plans.The Tramuran ambassador unnerves her.The Krymistian lady is hiding something.A Mist Woman brings her a gift, and a warning: Aeron’s death has released the Dark One’s shades into the world. And Rachael... read more

Once a despised street rat, now the reigning queen of Rifarne, Rachael is at the centre of everyone’s attention. All she wants is a few peaceful moments to herself—but her kingdom has other plans.The Tramuran ambassador unnerves her.The Krymistian lady is hiding something.A Mist Woman brings her a gift, and a warning: Aeron’s death has released the Dark One’s shades into the world. And Rachael... read more

Lovely Seeds: A Walk Through the Garden of Our Becoming

R. H. Swaney

R. H. Swaney brings a depolarizing voice to the poetry world with this debut collection. Amongst the topics of mental health, self-love, and social progress, readers will find a soft but powerful voice that uncovers the beauty that exists inside of all of us. Examining life and its circle from seed to withering to regrowth, the thought-provoking nature of this collection will bring readers to ... read more

R. H. Swaney brings a depolarizing voice to the poetry world with this debut collection. Amongst the topics of mental health, self-love, and social progress, readers will find a soft but powerful voice that uncovers the beauty that exists inside of all of us. Examining life and its circle from seed to withering to regrowth, the thought-provoking nature of this collection will bring readers to ... read more

The History Makers

Val Bodurtha

By the time Spanish explorers reached the Americas, the Aztec Empire was one of the greatest in the world. The ancient priests would slaughter sacrifices, sometimes by the thousands, all under the claim that their gods needed blood to make the sun rise every day. What would have happened had this empire prevailed over the Spanish and survived to this day? How would its bloodthirsty theocracy f... read more

By the time Spanish explorers reached the Americas, the Aztec Empire was one of the greatest in the world. The ancient priests would slaughter sacrifices, sometimes by the thousands, all under the claim that their gods needed blood to make the sun rise every day. What would have happened had this empire prevailed over the Spanish and survived to this day? How would its bloodthirsty theocracy f... read more

A Writer's Guide to Slaying Social: How to Rock Social Media As a Writer, Regardless of Your Audience Size

Briana Morgan

Most modern businesses could not run without the help of social media. Publishing is no exception.Gone are the days of newspaper announcements, physical posters, and TV/radio spots. Instead, most people in charge of doing their own advertising are doing it on social media. Why?Social media puts the power in the hands of everyday people. Thanks to Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, any average p... read more

Most modern businesses could not run without the help of social media. Publishing is no exception.Gone are the days of newspaper announcements, physical posters, and TV/radio spots. Instead, most people in charge of doing their own advertising are doing it on social media. Why?Social media puts the power in the hands of everyday people. Thanks to Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, any average p... read more

Touch: A One-Act Play

Briana Morgan

The Seeker has grown up in a world where deliberate physical contact is a crime, and for most of her life, it hasn’t bothered her. But when some of her classmates are arrested for touching, she decides to try the most forbidden of things and touch another person. When she discovers the power of touching, and how it changes her and those around her, will the Seeker be content to return to a lif... read more

The Seeker has grown up in a world where deliberate physical contact is a crime, and for most of her life, it hasn’t bothered her. But when some of her classmates are arrested for touching, she decides to try the most forbidden of things and touch another person. When she discovers the power of touching, and how it changes her and those around her, will the Seeker be content to return to a lif... read more

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