Carmen Erickson is a proficient freelance editor with extensive experience in all genres from children’s through adult. As a developmental editor, copy editor, and writing coach, Carmen has worked with a wide range of writers, including a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author and a multi-award winning Amazon top seller. She also writes young adult and middle grade fiction and has spent many years honing her craft, including post-graduate courses at the Institute of Children’s Literature. When not writing or editing, Carmen loves spending time with her husband, kids, and two cats. She enjoys reading and is fiercely passionate about animals and football.