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New York - NY
Business phone: 917-668-6509
Years in field: 35
Years as freelancer: 8
For 6.5 years Betsy Robinson was managing editor of Spirituality & Health magazine, and for 5 years she worked for Parabola books. For the past 8 years she has freelance edited books for publishers and writers, specializing in memoir, spirituality, spiritual psychology, and service-related projects (eco-living, healing, self-help, therapy, spiritual growth, human and animal welfare).
She is a graduate of a 4-year healing school and has a background in spiritual psychology. In addition, she is a published novelist, journalist, playwright, and humor writer.
She has worked as a book publicist (Parabola and Ringing Rocks Press) and understands today's market and how to present writers with sound, well-written books.
She offers coaching, feedback, editing/rewriting/doctoring, and gentle but comprehensive help for those who want to produce books, brochures, press releases, newsletters, etc.
Her services include:
-styling (per Chicago Manual--the industry standard)
with attention to improving flow and enhancing and clarifying a writer's natural voice.