I have experience editing nonfiction, fiction, and poetry for self-published authors, publishers, and literary magazines. Here are some of the projects I’ve worked on recently.
Short Fiction and Essays
- I line edited the short story “Hamerkop” by Kelly Johnson, published by Chaos Studio Seven.
- I provided a developmental edit for the essay “Inexpressability” by Karin Hedetniemi, published in Prairie Fire Spring 2021, Volume 42, No. 1.
- I provided a developmental edit and copy edit for the speculative short story “Beautiful But Breakable” by Ryan Byrnes, published in Pembroke Magazine in January 2021.
- I provided a developmental edit for a short story in summer 2020.
As publisher and editor in chief of Capsule Stories, a print literary magazine, I have read submissions, edited stories and poems, proofread, and designed the layout for the magazine since 2019.
Luna Station Quarterly
I am a special project proofreader for the Luna Station Quarterly anthology.
Potpourri 2017, Potpourri 2016, and Potpourri 2015
I edited our campus creative writing journal, Potpourri, which is published by Concordia University, Nebraska’s chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, for three years.
The Sigma Tau Delta Rectangle and The Sigma Tau Delta Review 2017
I edited pieces for publication, completed layout and design, and proofread the creative writing journal The Sigma Tau Delta Rectangle and the critical essays journal The Sigma Tau Delta Review.
Print Book Design
I have worked on a handful of print book design layouts, including a self-published nonfiction book, literary magazines, and poetry. Check out my portfolio here.
Let’s Work Together
Reach out with details about your project, and we’ll talk about the best way to polish your manuscript for self-publication or querying.