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Kathryn Davis

Freelance Editor & Fiction Writer

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The first section of "Clouds Across the Moon," a short story published in MOTHER, ed. Claudia O’Keefe (Anthology of poems, essays and short stories by Maya Angelou, Barbara Kingsolver, Joyce Carole Oates, Amy Tan, et al). Pocket Books (Trade Paperback Ed.), May 1996
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A chapter from my as yet unpublished novel DREAM SUITE
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A chapter from my novel, DREAM SUITE: sequel to SING TO ME OF DREAMS (Pocket Books, 1990)
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The first chapter of the 3rd book in my TOO DEEP FOR TEARS trilogy: SOMEWHERE LIES THE MOON (Pocket Books, 1999).
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An article about getting published: I wrote it for a web site about how to write and publish a novel.
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These are the opening pages of the as yet untitled mystery I am working on.
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This is the edited version of fiction sample #2.
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This is the original of a novel I am in the process of editing. I have included the revised version in another document.
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This is the edited version of my nonfiction document #1. As always, I have tried to maintain the author's voice while editing for errors, punctuation, spelling, syntax and word choice.
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This is the original version of a nonfiction book I edited. I have included the edited version in a second document.
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This is the edited version of article #1. I have tried to balance the writer's natural voice with editorial corrections.
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This is the original of an article I edited for a college newspaper. I have included the edited version in another document.
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This is the edited version of fiction document #1.
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Roger of Phoenix RDS2@Q. - Over 30 days ago
Hello, My uncle Joseph Sexton is a fiction writer also. One of his books is "Warriors Afield". Have you seen it.

In this chapter one I was reading and wondered if you meant to say, " . . . pecked off the injured," on page one? It seems that "picked off" was meant.
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This is the original of a sample of fiction; I've included the edited version in another document.
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Cirrelia Thaxton - Over 30 days ago
Compelling read...fine editing work here...
ErikkChristopher - Over 30 days ago
Very, very cool and atmospheric
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About Me:
I love what I do and am very motivated to succeed, which is why I have been a successful professional freelance proofreader, editor and copy editor for 20 years. Because of my background in English skills, I am highly organized and detail-oriented in my work for the advertising industry, publishing industry, journalism and the field of education. My favorite work challenge was being hired to revitalize a poorly received and error-riddled university yearbook and newspaper. I trained the students on proofing for style, spelling, grammar and spelling and helped mold both into award-winning publications within a year. I conceived, developed and created the first proofreading/editing courses for a private university. In addition, I have edited hundreds of manuscripts—both fiction and...
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Riverside, California, United States