2019 Annual Contest Editors TBA Spring 2019

2018 Annual Contest Editors:

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Sione Aeschliman (pronounced see-OWN ASH-lemon) is an editor and writing coach with a Master’s degree in English and over fifteen years of editing experience who gets massive amounts of satisfaction from helping authors achieve their writing and publishing goals. Despite having lived in Port...

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Carly Bornstein-Hayward is a developmental editor specializing in genre fiction, including but not limited to romance, mystery, fantasy, erotica, and YA. Carly will help you find your voice and bring your vision to the reader. She will be your book’s best friend.

She has worked in the publis...

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Ellen is a professional freelance editor with seven years of experience. She started editing full time in 2011 and began working shortly after as an editor with Musa Publishing where she was quickly promoted to head editor of Musa’s middle grade imprint. She left Musa in 2012 to freelance fu...

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The complete Ravenclaw package, EDITOR CASSANDRA, earned her MA in creative writing with a concentration on novel writing from Newcastle University. She spent a few years as an agent intern before joining the staff for rights reversions and as a guide for self publishing. Her international per...

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Elizabeth Buege is a Midwestern girl with a lifelong love of words. She could write her name when she was two, taught herself to read when she was four, and found by high school that people refused to play word games with her because she always won. After graduating with a B.A. in English writ...

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Born Ryan Campbell, r. r. campbell is an author, editor, and the host of the writescast, a twice-monthly podcast that features conversations on craft and interviews with authors from around the world.

His debut novel, Accounting For It All, is slated for release with NineStar Press in Nove...

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Jeni Chappelle is a freelance editor with nine years of editing experience and a lifetime of word nerdiness. She lives in an itty-bitty town a few miles from Charlotte, NC with her family and a menagerie. Jeni loves working with authors of all levels to polish their writing and bring their boo...

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Stephanie Eding graduated with an English degree from Ohio Dominican University in 2007. She began freelance editing three years ago and interned with Entangled Publishing for one year. Stephanie loves participating in writing contests and has been an editor for both Pitch to Publication and R...

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Kyle V. Hiller is an editor specializing in young adult and middle grade fiction. He favors magical realism and coming-of-age narratives, and particularly seeks to amplify the voices of marginalized writers. Character development and nuance are the strengths of the Temple University alum who s...

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After receiving a BA in Writing, Literature, and Publishing from Emerson College, Kaitlyn refused to leave the concept of nightly homework behind. As well as being a junior agent for Corvisiero Literary Agency, she is also a freelance editor at her own company, K. Johnson Editorial, and has wo...

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KATIE McCOACH is a developmental editor working with traditional and self-published authors. Her motto is, “Let’s create your best story!” In the past, she worked at a publishing house and apprenticed at a literary agency, where she evaluated agent queries. Many of her authors have gone...

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