I have enjoyed over thirty years of experience in many aspects of the publishing field. My credentials include positions as a writer, book editor, series developer, picture editor, website producer, ghostwriter, writing tutor/coach, marketer, workshop teacher/speaker, researcher, ad agency owner, and “literary midwife.”
- I have published countless articles and fifteen books, both fiction and nonfiction, for both children and adults. One of my children’s books was listed on the 1987 Best Children’s Book List by the National Association for the Advancement of Science.
- My publishers and employers in the above-listed capacities have included Berkeley/Ace, Bantam, Scholastic, Troll Associates, Avon Books, Time-Life Books, Boardroom Reports, Weekly Reader, Computer Associates, Whole Foods Markets, and others.
- I have operated an editorial service for the past fifteen years, during which time I have worked with over three hundred writers.
- Recent clients have included Bodie Morey and Kim T. Mueser, Ph.D., (The Family Intervention Guide to Mental Illness, New Harbinger Publications); Edward Myers (Storyteller, Clarion Books); Katherine Harris (Center of the Storm, Thomas Nelson); James Nussbaumer (The Master of Everything, Ozark Mountain Publishing); Susan Kelley (Ciao Pussy! A Memoir of Florence; The Second Time Around; Why Men Commit; Why Men Stray, Why Men Stay; others, various publishers); Jodi Lew-Smith (The Clever Mill Horse, Caspian Press); Steven Boorstein (Different Strokes, Skyhorse Publishing); Gino Brogdon (Demons in the Crawlspace, Total Recall Press); Dr. Casey Blood (Science, Sense and Soul, Renaissance Books); May Joseph (Fluid New York, Duke University Press); and many more.