In which we put some hard-hitting questions to our editorial department’s resident equestrian and grammar dragon-tamer.
|Editor Lisa Hiley and her horse Patrick, competing in a local gymkhana. Lisa says, “My main goal as a rider is to keep Patrick between me and the ground at all times.”|
When did you start working at Storey? What was your first role here?
I started as a freelancer in 1999, doing mostly writing and some copyediting. I was hired full time as a project editor in 2005.
What was your first project?
My first freelance project was writing the entries from N through Z for Storey’s Horse-Lover’s Encyclopedia (still one of my all-time favorite assignments).