To have your manuscript professionally edited contact Christine@Write-for-Success.com
I am a literary editor and owner of Write for Success Editing Services.
From 2015–2016, I was the managing co-editor of and writer for SCBWI's Kite Tales. I still contribute select interviews and write their "Ask an Editor" column. I am a children’s book reviewer for Good Reads with Ronna. From 2010-2012, I was the monthly newsletter editor and contributing writer for an international parenting organization.
My education includes a master’s degree in English literature
with a specialization in children's literature
Member of the picture book debut group, Twenty-One for the Kids.
February 2021 – Two-page spread in Highlights High Five magazine, “Buzz Like a Bee” action rhyme
December 2020 – Four-page spread in Highlights High Five magazine, “Noon Year’s Eve” short story
August 2020 - Honorable Mention for her fractured fairy tale picture book in the 89th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition.
July 2020 – Fourth-place winner for her graphic style picture book (book two in series) in the 89th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition.
February 2020 - First-place winner at the 2020 San Francisco Writer’s Conference in the Children's and YA category for her picture book.
October 2019 - Honorable Mention for her graphic-style picture book (book one in series) in the 88th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition.
November 2018 issue of Highlights magazinefor ages 6-12 - “Optical Illusion Art.”
May 2018 issue of Highlights High Five magazinefor ages 2-6 - “Half Birthday.” Art by Natali Sejuro Aliaga.
October 2017 - Honorable Mention for her picture book in the 86th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition.
March 2017 issue of Highlights High Five magazine for ages 2-6 - “Shoebox Guitar.” Art by Mitch Mortimer.