Trisha Tobias is Associate Fiction Editor for FORESHADOW: A Serial YA Anthology, a freelance editor, and a 2018 Walter Dean Myers Grant recipient. She holds a BA in Media and Communication Studies from Fordham University with a minor in Creative Writing. In her “free time,” Trisha can be found playing The Sims, connecting with her tarot cards, making too many to-do lists, or crying over her favorite Disney movies like the adult she is. 

Trisha adores all things YA, particularly with a romantic component and certainly if it’s a bit more “edgy.” If you need help with fleshing out characters, romantic arcs, emotional resonance, or line edits/proofreading, she’d love to help!

 

  Sensitivity / Expert

  • Black/African American characters, women especially.
  • LGBTQ+ (bi/pan/queer)
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders (restrictive)
  • Interracial relationships
  • Child of an immigrant (Jamaican parent)
  • Sexual assault
  • Evangelical Christian upbringing

 Preferred Genres

YA  Middle Grade  Fantasy  Contemporary  Light Sci-Fi  Thriller/Suspense   

 Avoided Genres

Horror  Historical   


What Clients Say

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I’m so happy with how the whole process went! Everything was so prompt and professional, and the feedback I’ve gotten on my manuscript is already making my story stronger and tighter.