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Independent publisher of quality fiction and nonfiction.

Jessica Knauss


Jan Holmes Frost


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Megan Eichenlaub


Megan is the guru working behind the scenes in production. She designs the covers, works magic with images, assembles the manuscripts, puts together the bookblocks, and does the ebook conversions.

​Megan manages acquisitions, printing, and editing. In addition, she enjoys annotating and restoring texts that have been out-of print for hundreds of years.

A Tucson native, she graduated from Kino School in 2004, and Pima Community College  in 2008. She spent two years as a Production and Design Manager with Fireship Press of Tucson.

​To contact Megan, please email her at

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Lisa Levine

Freelance Editing

Enriching the literary community

Jan Holmes Frost received her education in Boston, MA., and enjoyed a career in Accounting and Computer Management. She has been writing fiction for several years and has completed four novels. Her book, Eight Things You Need to Know to Write a Novel, is the result of many workshops and conferences she has taught in Texas, California and Arizona. This and her thriller, Without Sanctions, are available at and other US and foreign book sellers. Jan does freelance editing, and formerly worked as managing editor with Fireship Press of Tucson for two years.

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Loose Leaves Publishing

​Lisa Levine’s fiction, interviews and reviews have been published by Backstory, Bird's Thumb, Cutbank, Edible Baja Arizona, and Edge: A Reading Series of Emerging and Younger Writers, and her writing has been featured on the Kore Press and Sonora Review websites. 

Her short story "Shelter" was nominated for a 2015 Pushcart Prize in prose writing. She holds an M.F.A. in Fiction-Creative Writing from the University of Arizona. She lives in Tucson, Arizona with her dog.

Enriching the literary community

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Editorial consultant Jessica Knauss founded and is the editor-in-chief of the bilingual press Açedrex Publishing. Her writing and book review blog can be seen at and showcases the publication of her short stories and poems.

Jessica earned a PhD in medieval Spanish literature from Brown University. She also holds an MA in medieval studies, an MFA in literary translation and a BA Summa cum Laude in Spanish Literature and Creative Writing (in English). Jessica worked as an editor at Fireship Press for two years, is currently a professional bilingual copyeditor and has ushered many books to publication as a freelance editor. If you are interested in making your book the best it can be with a dedicated professional, please contact her via her editing page: