British short story author and writing coach based in France. An editorial reader of short fiction and novellas for a number of years and currently residing at Flash Fiction Online. Charlie has taught fiction writing for a number of years both locally and online and believes that good writing is as much about effective editing as it is about creating the initial idea.
Even the most experienced writers need a fresh pair of eyes to go over their work, advise on weak areas and where the story strengths lie, be it in fiction or memoir. The relationship between writer and editor is one of trust and teamwork, to navigate a path together towards crafting a clear and compelling story while retaining that vitally unique flavour of the author's style and voice.
Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, she also had a career in sales, services and marketing...