Full name

Femi Sobowale

Title

Editor and writer

Location

Washington, DC

Blurb

Longtime writer and lover of fiction. I write short stories and comics, edit both copy and fiction, and am currently working on a novel.

Experience

Managing Editor

Dirty Birds Press

· September 2016 –

I served as managing editor for Dirty Birds Press' first short story fiction anthology Undercities, an urban fantasy-themed collection centering the voices of marginalized creators.

Editorial Assistant

AAUW

· August 2016 – Present

I edit copy, coordinate and organize projects as a project manager, maintain scheduling for the art and editorial department, and write blog posts, articles, and features for websites and magazines.

Awards
2018 Kirkus Indie Star , Kirkus Reviews
Gothic Tales of Haunted Love, which featured my comic L’Heure Verte, received a Kirkus Indie star in 2018.
Skills

editing (copy and fiction), writing (copy and fiction), project management