RÉSUMÉ

Self-Publisher

 

Riverside Press

2006 - Present

 

  • Wrote, illustrated, edited, and self-published two novels, titled Fortune's Flight, and Renegade Ransom. 

  • Under the same publisher name, Riverside Press, self-published an electronic book, Revisited.

Skills

Writing
Editing

Content Development

Social Media Marketing

Self-Publication Consultation

Education

 

Mount Holyoke College

2010 - 2014

 

  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude from Mount Holyoke College, majoring in English Literature. Minoring in Theatre Arts.

    • Relevent coursework:

      • Medieval Literature

      • Creative Writing

      • Modern Drama

      • Short Story

      • Historical Fiction

      • Shakespeare

      • Epistolary Novels

      • Children's Literature

  • Contributing writer for the Mount Holyoke News, campus newpaper. 

  • Senior Independent Study, titled The Letters of Miss Ada Hughes: An Epistolary Historical Novel, creative writing project.

  • Created and directed an original play, titled PLAY DEAD, with the student organization Project: Theatre. 

  • Acted in five productions in Project:Theatre, and one production with the Mount Holyoke College Theatre Arts department.

 

Mentions in the Media

Relevant Experience

 

Literary Consultant
​2014 - present

 

Worked with two local authors as a consultant in their search to locate a literary agent. Contacted over 115 literary agents and publishers, garnering multiple positive responses.

 

 

Content Consultant
​2014 - present

 

Consults local businesses on content development for their various social media platforms. 

 

 
Editor
​2006 - present
 
Edits novels, cover letters, and content for other self-published writers. Copy-editing and freelance editing for other works, both fiction and nonfiction. 
 
Self-Publication Designer
​2015 - present
 
Designs covers and interiors for authors looking to self-publish their work. Works collaboratively with writers to ensure that their vision is realized. 

 

 

Conferences

Bay Path University's Women's Leadership Conference

2015

 

Attended conference in 2015.

 
 
Write Angles Writer's Conference

2013

 

​Attended conference in Western Massachusetts.  

 

 

Anna Kirwan Writing Workshops

Participated in several writing workshops with the late, great author Anna Kirwan, a remarkable writer and person. 

 

 

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