About Sophie Playle

Sophie is the Director of Liminal Pages, where she offers editorial services to authors and training to fiction editors. She's a Professional Member of the Society of Editors and Proofreaders and trained with The Publishing Training Centre. Back in the day, she worked at the largest publishing company in the world before galavanting off to do an MA in creative writing at Royal Holloway, University of London (to add to her BA in English literature with creative writing from UEA). She would like to live on a steampunk airship.
8 02, 2017

How to Enjoy Freelance Freedom Without Being a Digital Nomad

By | 2017-05-18T20:01:44+00:00 February 8th, 2017|An Editor's Life|1 Comment

Because I run my own business from my laptop, I can take my work with me wherever I go. It’s one of the reasons I love running a freelance fiction editing business. I’m currently spending a month in Madeira. Right [...]

1 02, 2017

5 Things I Love About Being a Freelance Fiction Editor

By | 2017-05-18T20:01:47+00:00 February 1st, 2017|An Editor's Life|0 Comments

Need to rest your eyes after a day of writing or editing? Listen to me read this post aloud (Essex accent included): • • • Being a freelance fiction editor isn’t all sunshine and roses (self-assessment tax returns, [...]

31 12, 2016

Year in Review and Goals for 2017

By | 2017-05-18T20:01:53+00:00 December 31st, 2016|An Editor's Life, The Business of Editing|5 Comments

At the end of every year, I love spending some time reflecting on the past twelve months and thinking about the year ahead. I think it's one of the best ways we can check-in with ourselves, feel good about the [...]