Photo by Robert Alexander Smith, 2018.

Photo by Robert Alexander Smith, 2018.

Matilda has provded editorial support for a range of publications and publishing houses, working on books, magazines and online. Matilda trained as an editor at the University of Melbourne, where she completed a Master of Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing (2013). 

In 2010, Matilda co-founded You're Dripping Egg, an online review blog. She acted as editor-in-chief for You're Dripping Egg until the publication's closure in 2014, managing over 25 contributing writers and four regular columnists.

Matilda provided editorial support at Penguin Random House (2013-2015) and Black Inc. Books (2016), where she managed the house's unsolicited submissions. Previously she worked in editorial at Executive Media (2014) and Time Out Melbourne (2012). Matilda is an experienced editor, ghostwriter and proofreader.

Recently, Matilda has trained as an editorial paralegal, specialising in real estate law. In 2016-17 Matilda worked as an editorial paralegal at King & Wood Mallesons, where she proofed contracts, drafted correspondence and pitches and conducted research for their Projects and Real Estate team.

Matilda is available for freelance proofreading and editing work of any kind. She also appraises manuscripts and scripts for the stage. You can contact Matilda to find out more about her editing services by visiting the Contact page.