Shannon Parr is a freelance editor with a passion for all things literary. She is interested in all genres, but primarily finds herself reading fiction, poetry, and literary criticism. When reading something new, she believes a strongly written and well-rounded character can make any story. Shannon holds an Hon. BA in English Language and Literature, and Writing, Rhetoric, and Discourse Studies, as well as a postgraduate certificate in Publishing. She can often be seen with a coffee or on her way to get a coffee.
Keeping Plato's ideal forms in mind, the first read entails envisioning the book—the perfect book—that exists in the author's imagination.
Helping authors develop dynamic, interesting characters who inhabit a well-thought-out world and are part of a cohesive plot.
Helping authors develop their creative visions, while staying true to their voices.