ProofMemoI’ve been working as an editor for twenty-five years, moonlighting as a freelance copyeditor for most of that time—my editing company is called Three Trees Editorial.

To date, I’ve copyedited more than 160 books for a number of university presses, including Georgia, Trinity, Oklahoma, and Princeton. Here are some of the books I’ve most enjoyed working on and seeing the end result.

The Army Surveys of Gold Rush California: Reports of the Topographical Engineers, 1849–1851, ed. Gary Clayton Anderson and Laura L. Anderson (University of Oklahoma Press, 2015)

Marianne Boruch, In the Blue Pharmacy: Essays on Poetry and Other Transformations (Trinity University Press, 2011)

Willa Cather, The Professor’s House (University of Nebraska Press, 2002)

Keith Cartwright, Sacral Grooves, Limbo Gateways Travels in Deep Southern Time, Circum-Caribbean Space, Afro-Creole Authority (University of Georgia Press, 2013)

Eric Chevillard, The Crab Nebula (University of Nebraska Press, 1997)

Hebrew Writers on Writing, ed. Peter Cole (Trinity University Press, 2008)

Paul L. Mariani, God and the Imagination: On Poets, Poetry, and the Ineffable (University of Georgia Press, 2002)

Sherod Santos, A Poetry of Two Minds (University of Georgia Press, 2000)

Gerald Stern, Stealing History (Trinity University Press, 2012)

Colm Tóibín, On Elizabeth Bishop (Princeton University Press, 2015)

Peter Turchi, Maps of the Imagination: The Writer As Cartographer (Trinity University Press, 2004)