Editing Services for Authors of Fiction

Welcome to West of Mars, LLC, an author services company.

What the heck does that mean? Well, it means we aim to provide the sort of support and services today’s authors need. From editing to brainstorming to helping format your book and choose a cover, we are here to be your one-stop support system.

Are you ready to produce the best book possible?

Contact Susan!

Editing

Let Susan (and, when necessary, her crew of carefully selected subcontractors) help you produce the best book possible. From deep content editing to a light proofread, West of Mars will take care of you.

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Susan's Writing

Although primarily an editor these days, Susan still puts her BA and MFA in Creative Writing to its original purpose. Come explore her fictional worlds and words.

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Author Promotions

Promote your book at West of Mars, with two fun features designed to be quick and easy. First-come, first served, so get yours in today!

 

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Featured New Book Spotlight: Son of Cayn by C Jason McDonald, Alan Isom, and Stormy McDonald

WOOT. I have been waiting for a LONG time to be able to tell you guys about this one! C Jason McDonald, Alan Isom, and Stormy McDonald have collaborated on a fantastic tale that has stuck in my brain for years. YEARS. Do you hear me? I’m so glad Jason was willing to stop in and talk to you guys about this book, Son of Cayn. Jason, what song makes you think of Son of Cayn? Crazy Bitch by Buckcherry This may be a surprise to a lot of people… Read More »

Featured New Book: For You I Fall: Angels and Misfits Book 1 by TN Nova and Colette Davison

Let’s welcome author TN Nova to West of Mars! TN has a new book to share with us today, and for you series lovers, it’s the first. You get to start on the ground floor — but you also have… Read More »

Featured New Book Spotlight: Witching Well by SD Hintz

Let’s welcome SD Hintz back to West of Mars! SD was last here in January, with Vigilance and Vengeance, and now he’s back with a new one, called Witching Well. SD’s not long on chatter, so you always have to listen to his song choices to understand how they tie into the book. This time, it’s Somebody’s Watching Me, that classic ’80s song by Rockwell. I’m curious. Are you? Here’s the book description: It’s the end of the world… …as Murray Macabe knows it. The security of his home life… Read More »

Susan Speaks: How to be Productive

Like I’m not busy enough this summer, I answered a call from a journalist who was looking for creative ways to be productive at an unfulfilling job. You guys know me. You know what I had to say. But go… Read More »

Featured New Book Spotlight

WOOT. I have been waiting for a LONG time to be able to tell you guys about this one! C Jason McDonald, Alan Isom, and Stormy McDonald have collaborated on a fantastic tale that has stuck in my brain for years. YEARS. Do you hear me? I’m so glad Jason was willing to stop in and talk to you guys about this book, Son of Cayn. Jason, what song makes you think of Son of Cayn? Crazy Bitch by Buckcherry This may be a surprise to a lot of people… Read More »

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