Will Powell

Will Powell - Editor

Fort Myers, FL, United States

We will complete and polish your book: bottom line.

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Overview

My name is Will, and thanks for reading my profile. I have strong backgrounds in full-time publishing, journalism and education, but my true love has always been freelancing. Thanks to Reedsy, I am able to pursue of dream of being a freelance writer/editor while helping you achieve your dream of publishing a novel for recognition and wealth. Together, let's put your dreams in writing.

Fiction
Adventure
African American fiction
Anthologies
Christian
Crime & Mystery
Cultural & Ethnic Themes
Historical Fiction
Horror
Literature
Thriller
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Education & Reference
Self-help & Self-improvement
Sex & Relationships
Technology
Travel

Awards

  • Golden Apple (Nominated)

Work experience

English Language Arts Instructor

Lee County Public Schools
October, 2015 – April, 2016 (6 months)

With a strong desire to make a difference in the lives of children, I taught English to a local high school Honors class...and it was an honor to share my love of books with kids that also loved books.

Features Staff Writer/Copy Editor

Grand Forks Herald
October, 2011 – May, 2014 (over 2 years)

In this position, I covered features stories for the 30k+ Grand Forks, ND community. To perform this job effectively, I had to establish personal connections with local professional organizations, volunteer organizations, veterans, and clergy.

Founder

Prizecraft Editing, LLC
January, 2011 – Present (almost 8 years)

What started as a simple freelance operation has slowly grown into a full ghostwriting, editing, critiquing and coaching business based out of Ft. Myers, FL.

As the founder of Prizecraft, I have personally written several manuscripts for private clients in addition to editing over a dozen completed manuscripts. I also oversee a small but dedicated team of freelancers and interns from the Ft. Myers area.

Portfolio (1 selected work)

Black Coral: A Daughter's Apology To Her Asian Island Mother

C.D. Holmes-Miller

A new 2008 Presidential Administration moves to Washington, D.C. and a 16th Street family estate home needs clearing for sale. Author, C.D. Holmes-Miller discovers her family basement's Green Box files of vital records. Resolved that death had finally concluded a bitter sweet, emotionally distraught mother-daughter relationship, the files speak truth. Shocking folder discoveries explain why sh... read more

A new 2008 Presidential Administration moves to Washington, D.C. and a 16th Street family estate home needs clearing for sale. Author, C.D. Holmes-Miller discovers her family basement's Green Box files of vital records. Resolved that death had finally concluded a bitter sweet, emotionally distraught mother-daughter relationship, the files speak truth. Shocking folder discoveries explain why sh... read more

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