PROFESSIONAL RESUME

Kara Leigh Miller

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ELANCE.COM     Freelance Writer / Editor     January 2013 – December 2016
  • Write stories from outlines to clients’ specifications
  • Set and meet deadlines
  • Revise and edit based on client feedback
  • Recommendation Rate: 100%
  • Repeat Client Rate: 75%

ANAIAH PRESS, LLC        Editorial Director           November 2013 – Present
  • Supervise a staff of 5 Senior Editors, 3 Line Editors, and 3 Proofreaders
  • Read and assess queries / submissions
  • Work with authors through developmental edits, content edits, and copy edits
  • Drafting back cover copy
  • Galley proofing 
  • Set release dates


ROGUE PHOENIX PRESS       Content Editor      November 2014 – June 2015
  • Work with authors through developmental and content edits


ENTRANCED PUBLISHING     Senior Editor         July 2013 – October 2013
  • Work with authors through developmental, content, and copy edits
  • Galley proofing
  • Reading and assessing submissions


PUBLISHING HISTORY:
Entangled Publishing: Tempting Tanner, Chasing Xander (w/a Lexi Lawton)
Rogue Phoenix Press: Death of a Waterfall
Anaiah Press: Dangerous LoveJaded Love
Swoon Romance: Love and Other Games
Cobblestone Press: Love by Number, Love on the Rocks, Love at the Edge
Books to Go Now: Never Date a Cop, Jilted, Valentine Voyeur


CONFERENCES ATTENDED:
Seton Hill In Your Write Mind Workshop (May 2012)
Romantic Times Booklovers Convention (May 2013)
Florida Writers Association Annual Conference (October 2014, 2015, 2016)
Michigan Writers Workshop (September 2015)


OTHER RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:
PitchWars Mentor (2014, 2016)
Co-Organizer of the CNY Writer's Haven, an in-person critique group
Formerly represented by Dawn Dowdle of Blue Ridge Literary Agency