Category Archives: Editor

Krista Guloien has launched “Beyond the Finish Line”

I was delighted yesterday to attend Krista Guloien’s Vancouver book launch for her first book, Beyond the Finish Line: What Happens when the Endorphins Fade.

Nina Shoroplova and Krista Guloien at Krista’s book launch at Brix & Mortar on Homer Street, Vancouver. August 2, 2016

Krista was part of Canada’s women’s eight rowing team competing at the London 2012 Summer Olympics. She and her team were thrilled to bring home silver medals. That was Krista’s third silver medal; she won the others at the 2010 and the 2011 World Rowing Championships. She had been training for this Olympic moment since joining read more

A Testimonial from Carol Ann Arnim

Today, I received this testimonial from Carol Ann, a recent client.


For anyone in a quandary over your manuscript, I highly recommend Nina’s expertise. Initially, you may not like what she has to say, but allow yourself to stay open.

At around 138,700 words, my initial manuscript was far too long. Nina gently and persistently encouraged me to downsize it. My manuscript was precious in all of its length, yet I endeavoured to, as she said, ‘put on the reader’s hat,’ resulting in surprising myself.

With her guidance, I condensed it in record speed read more