"STrask is one of the most professional, highly qualified, extremely responsive and helpful editors I know! Highly recommend!" --Olga Phoenix, author, Victim Advocate's Guide to Wellness
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Certified Copyeditor and regular contributor to Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, and BookPage, I offer manuscript review and critique, copyediting, proofreading, promotional copy, and author biographies. Critiques include a thorough reading of your manuscript and a detailed report describing strengths and weaknesses, along with concrete, implementable...
Jul 6, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Jun 14, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Jun 12, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
May 4, 2015|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Completed
Manuscript Evaluation and Editing Services
Promotional Copy (Book Blurbs and Bios)
Copyeditor Certificate, University of California, San Diego
MS in Library and Information Science, Drexel University
BS in Psychology, Middlebury College
• Write features, promotional copy, reviews, author profiles, and author interviews for fiction and nonfiction books across a wide range of topics and genres. Regularly contribute to Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, BookPage, The San Francisco Book Review, Foreword Magazine, BlueInk Reviews and many others publications online and in print.
• Write advertising copy, book blurbs, taglines, author biographies, and synopses for Kirkus Editorial.
Ink & Insights Independent Authors Awards 2015
Colorado Independent Publishers Association EVVY Awards 2014
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Freelance, various clients
Writing and Research Services Provider
2008 - Present
Create advertising copy for the publishing industry. Projects include sales copy for fiction and non- fiction books, author interviews and biographies, book summaries, and...
Cataloger, Cataloging and Metadata Specialist
1994 - 2001
Created original electronic records to provide access to materials owned by the Dartmouth College Library.
Resources used include: OCLC, RLG, Innovative Interfaces (III) library systems, Library...