I’ve edited everything from Sex For Dummies to Busy and Blessed: 10 Simple Steps for Parents Seeking Peace. What follows is a list of some of my favorite projects. I completed some of these projects as an employee at John Wiley & Sons; I completed others as a freelancer.


  • 7-Day Menu Planner For Dummies by Susan Nicholson, 2010 (developmental edit; project management)
  • Alzheimer’s and Dementia For Dummies, 2016 (compiled content)
  • Build the Perfect Bug Out Survival Skills by Creek Stewart, 2014 (proofread)
  • Busy and Blessed: 10 Simple Steps for Parents Seeking Peace by Chuck Thompson, 2014 (line edit/copy edit; title feedback; About the Author copywriting)
  • Ezuza white papers by Monique Maddy, 2015 (substantive edit; line edit; proofread; About the Author copywriting)
  • Loving My Gay Child: A Mother’s Journey to Acceptance by Sushma Agarwal, 2015 (developmental edit; line edit; back cover copywriting)
  • Sex For Dummies, 3rd Edition, by Dr. Ruth Westheimer, 2006 (copy edit)
  • The Social Skills Guidebook: Manage Shyness, Improve Your Conversations, and Make Friends Without Giving Up Who You Are by Chris MacLeod, 2016 (developmental edit; line edit; back cover copywriting; title feedback)
  • White Papers For Dummies by Gordon Graham, 2013 (developmental edit; project management)
  • Writing Young Adult Fiction For Dummies by Deborah Halverson, 2011 (developmental edit; project management)


  • Dimorphic by Cy Wyss, 2015 (developmental edit; copy edit)
  • Eyeshine by Cy Wyss, 2015 (copy edit)
  • The Gospel of Jesse by S.H. McCord, 2015 (proofread)
  • Nine Line by Zachary Kitchen, 2014 (proofread)
  • The Railway Mice of Countesthorpe by Sharon E. Laker, 2015 (developmental edit; line edit)
  • Shadow Tales series: The One You Feed, Something Wiccan, and The Agreement by James Drummond, 2015 (proofread)

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