Writer’s Digest University Instructor
Lead the Writer's Digest University online
courses titled Copyediting Certification Course, Introduction to Copyediting, and Professional Copyediting.
Provide copyediting and content editing services to book publishers and individual authors.
Write articles for national and local magazines and newspapers.
Editor/Writer: The Post and Courier, Charleston, SC
Book Editor: Creative
Homeowner Press, Upper Saddle River, NJ
Editor: The Ridgewood News, Ridgewood, NJ
Editorial Assistant: New American Library, New York, NY
Participated in graduate-level
writing and publishing program.
Skidmore College 1988
Earned a BA in English with a concentration
MEMBERSHIPS AND AWARDS
Mensa since 2000
Member of South Carolina Writers Workshop since 2004
Winner of South Carolina Fiction Project
contest 2004 and 2008
Winner of the Carrie McCray Literary Competition (nonfiction category) 2007 and 2009
the Carrie McCray Literary Competition (novel-1st chapter category) 2011
Winner of the Carrie McCray Literary Competition (poetry category)
Nominated for a Pushcart Prize 2008