Proofreading, Copyediting, Manuscript evaluation services.
Can work outside local area: Yes--via the internet
JOHN BLAIR, OCT, B.Ed, is a former Canadian Authors Association president and a past member of the Editors Association of Canada. He served two consecutive terms as Contest Director and Senior Editor of the International Winners Circle Writing Competition (culminating in an annual anthology of personal essays and short stories). John teaches English in his native Toronto and continues to write original songs, stories
Im a professional with a friendly, personal touch. I work easily and happily with clients worldwide through the Internet. I always strive to satisfy the needs of my clients.
John was named a 2009 finalist in the annual CBC Literary Awards Competition.
"I must say that it has been wonderful working with you, John, and I am so grateful for all the hard work you have put in editing my family stories." -Marie
"Noble Hockey Legend," a play also directed by John Blair and performed at St. Vladimir's Theatre in Toronto, August 21 and 22, 2009
"Dad Dreams" runner-up $5,000 Literati Short Story Contest 2003
ESSAY EASE, educational workbook (Writers Unanimous) 1995
LEARNING AND LOVING THE WRITTEN CONVENTIONS, educational workbook (Writers Unanimous) 1994
"Fissure Rock," a young adult novel (Random House 2003).
Toronto, Ontario, Canada