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Myrna Riback

MRE - Myrna Riback Editor

601-38 William Carson Crescent
Toronto, ON M2P 2H2
Canada
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Profile

Over 30 years varied experience in editing, agenting, coaching, and interviewing. Extensive work in  editing; memoir writing; manuscript and project development, speechwriting. Have led workshops in storytelling, memoir writing, and creative writing and have done much work in Holocaust research and interviewing (both audio and video) for personal histories and memoirs. Curent Projects include: book of short stories, detective novel, 3-volume historical saga, personal memoirs, self-help book, architectural reports and writings, and business writing. Have a great love and respect for the written word, detail, and the creative process.

Editorial Skills

  • Copy editing
  • Developmental or project editing
  • Proofreading
  • Research and fact-checking
  • Structural and substantive editing
  • Stylistic editing
  • Translation, other
  • Writing

Media/Genres

  • Books, general
  • Books, self-help
  • Briefs, précis, and executive summaries
  • Fiction
  • Manuals and how-to books
  • Speeches

Subjects

  • Architecture
  • Communications
  • Food and drink
  • History
  • Literature
  • Religion and spirituality