Editing is like housekeeping—when executed well, it's invisible.

People only tend to take notice when it's sloppy or not done at all.

As someone who has always been fascinated by the rhythm and structure of language, I find it incredibly satisfying to ascertain the intention at the heart of a piece of writing and bring it forward with precision and eloquence, while preserving the original voice.

My specialty is nonfiction—books, journalism, informational copy—and I have the skills to handle all aspects of shaping and polishing a piece from start to finish: substantive and block editing, line editing, copy editing, and page-proofing.

Books I've edited: