She has served as a jury member for the Alberta Literary Awards, the Alberta Foundation for the Arts, and the High Plains Book Award. Elizabeth has been editing and mentoring aspiring writers since 1999 and has worked with Brindle & Glass Publishing, TouchWood Editions, and Heritage House Publishing. She provides editing and coaching for thesis, dissertation, memoir, non-fiction manuscripts and is familiar with both Chicago and APA styles.
Elizabeth is focused on serving clients in a safe, non-threatening, supportive, and friendly manner. She can meet with writers in person or work exclusively through e-mail and phone. Her approachable, easygoing style is a balm to writers who may be nervous about being edited. She is also available for workshops on writing..
McLachlan's Full Resumé. Elizabeth is a member of Editors Association of Canada (Editors Canada) and the Writers Guild of Alberta.
One of Elizabeth's four popular non-fiction books.
Lorina Stephens’ most recent of four novels, two short story collections, a memoir and a cookbook.
Adria Laycraft (Editor/Writing Coach, SF&F, general fiction) Adria has a journalism degree and nearly twenty years experience as an author, copywriter, and editor. She was the co-editor of the Aurora nominated Urban Green Man anthology from Edge, her short fiction has been published in such venues as IGMS, Tesseracts, Neo-opsis, On-Spec, Hypersonic Tales and various anthologies, and her novels, Jumpship Hope (2019) and Jumpship Dissonance (2022)were published by Tyche Press.
Her home page is http://adrialaycraft.com/
Jumpship Hope by Adria Laycraft from Tyche Books.
Halli Reid (Editor Horror, YA, Art Books) Halli is an editor, workshop leader, writing coach, and author. She has published in Tesseracts, Carte Blanche,Spirited, We Shall Be Monsters, and other venues; was co-editor of The Dame Was Trouble anthology [Coffin Hop Press, 2018]; and is the author of the YA novel, Shifters. She has extensive experience teaching both teens and adults. Halli is Essential Edits’ lead for teen writers, YA authors, and horror, but also edits poetry and most genre fiction.
Halli Reid's YA SF novel (writing as Halli Lilburn), Shifters.