Michelle Elvy is an editor and manuscript assessor. Her experience includes academic articles, translated texts, corporate publications, creative fiction and non-fiction as well as an educational manuscript on behavioural patterns in the workplace and home. Her current work includes two novels and a handful of historical articles translated into English from German.
Michelle edits online at:
Flash Frontier: An Adventure in Short Fiction, a New Zealand flash fiction challenge and competition site
Blue Five Notebook, an online journal publishing poetry for ten years and flash fiction since 2011
A Baker’s Dozen: 13 extraordinary things, a quarterly journal featuring experimental writing, art and experiences
She is also is the founding editor of An Aotearoa Affair, a Blog Fest from Kiel to Kaitaia, along with Dorothee Lang in Germany. This new site is dedicated to New Zealand and German writing, leading up to the Frankfurt Bookfair 2012, where New Zealand is the Guest of Honour.
(Michelle edits in US, British and Kiwi English. Most pages on this site reflect New Zealand spellings and punctuation, but many posts reflect American spellings and punctuations, as they were written for North American publications.)