Tisha Martin is a CED fiction editor, writer, writing coach and academic proofreader. She also does copy writing for the web, including website and blog posts. Tisha enjoys coaching clients who want to develop social media skills.
Arthur Plotnik, author of The Elements of Editing, said to writers,“You write to communicate to the hearts and minds of others what’s burning inside you. And we edit to let the fire show through the smoke.”
Tisha has equal passions for writing, editing, and encouraging authors and editors to bridge their relationships as they work together for the publishing industry cause, where readers will treasure books always.
With a master’s in English Education, bachelor’s in Professional Writing, and a minor in education, Tisha is known for her versatile skills in author coaching, writing, editing, and project management.
Since 2017, she has completed over 250 manuscripts, books, or projects, including:
- technical and employee training materials for Fortune 100 and 500 companies,
- nonfiction and educational material,
- writing marketing copy, and
- fiction for writers, ministries, and publishers.
She is also a judge for Writer’s Digest.
Tisha is an active member of American Christian Fiction Writers and The Christian PEN. As the former Assistant Director of PENCON, the only Christian editors’ conference in the US, Tisha was responsible for seeing 150 percent increase in attendee growth in 2018, compared with 2017.
When not editing, she blogs about writing, editing, and American home front history. She enjoys training horses, ASL interpreting, collecting vintage hats, backstage theater, guest blogging, and speaking at writer’s conferences. She lives in the Midwest.