About The Eloquent Editor

HIGHLIGHTS

ANGELA VALENTINE

 

EDUCATION

HIGH SCHOOL VALEDICTORIAN

UNIVERSITY HONORS SCHOLAR

B.A. ENGLISH - SUMMA CUM LAUDE

B.A. ARTS & HUMANITIES - SUMMA CUM LAUDE

B.A. INTERIOR DESIGN - SUMMA CUM LAUDE

NUMEROUS HONORS, AWARDS, CERTIFICATIONS

 

EXPERIENCE

WRITING & EDITING SINCE 1986

WRITING COACH

PROOFREADING & COPYEDITING

MANUSCRIPT DEVELOPMENT

PREPARATION FOR PRINTING

EBOOK FORMATTING

BOOKSTORE BOOK BUYER

AUTHOR WEBSITE BUILDING

WEB CONTENT DEVELOPMENT

 

NICHE SPECIALTIES

CONSCIOUS LIVING

NATURAL HEALTH

SPIRITUALITY

INSPIRATION

DESIGN

MY STORY

Looking back, I imagine I was always destined to become a writer and editor. As fate would have it – or as higher wisdom guided it – my parents chose to buy a house across the street from the public library when I was very young. From the wide front porch of this beautiful, red-brick, Victorian home built in the 1800’s, my view was of a tree-lined street embracing a park. One city block long, this park housed both the city’s public library and the museum: one, a large modern concrete fabrication, and the other, a grand Victorian stone-work masterpiece. A rather odd juxtaposition, but I suppose it portrayed the city’s timeline from its historical roots to its contemporary progress. The museum was fascinating, as I was always intensely curious about the past. But the library was my first true love. It literally became my second home. Instead of watching television for hours on end as my little friends did, I traipsed up and down the aisles of the children’s section of the library. To be continued…