I love to read and never go anywhere without a book or a Nook. I read critically and I really couldn't not edit. Finding grammar errors, typos, and other errors in best selling novels is a hobby of mine. I love language, punctuation, and words. I notice shifts in language. I dislike an unnecessary passive. I have a flexible approach to language and an understanding of more than when one might employ a subjunctive.
I do have a bachelor's degree, but it is not is in publishing, editing, or English. Many view this as an advantage because I have read, written, and studied a much broader palette of literature than the traditional English major studies.
My style of editing and writing is clean and uncluttered. My experience encompasses many genres including True Crime, poetry, Christian...