About Alicia Smock

Alicia Smock is a book editor for Xulon Press. Her love of stories began at a young age that has carried on throughout the years and into her dream career. Even with more than a decade's worth of experience writing newspaper articles, book reviews, and author interviews as well as more than seven years' experience editing books from a wide variety of genres, she is always finding ways to strengthen and improve her skills in the literary arts. When she is not editing or getting lost in a good book, she can be found playing video games or cooking unique and delicious meals.

A Literary Summer: Five Book-Related Activities for Children

Summer. What a fantastic word to a child! School is out, it’s warm outside, and the long days are filled with nothing but fun in the sun. While many children normally fill their summer days playing on electronics, hanging with friends, or going on family vacations, there are other book-related activities they may not even

Mill City Press Editorial Critique: Giving Your Manuscript an In-Depth Review

Mill City Press is excited to offer our authors multiple ways to review manuscripts published with us. While we provide a Manuscript Review—a short yet detailed work of feedback that offers authors a handful of strengths and suggested areas of improvement—there is a way to give your manuscript an even more in-depth review. For authors

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Author of the Month: David Langan Shares His Story of Love, Loss, and Hope

Meet David Langan, a man who served for over twenty years as a pilot in the United States Air Force. He met and married the love of his life halfway through his military career, raised two children, and graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary with a master’s in biblical studies. Now, he puts his extensive knowledge

By |2024-03-22T17:59:28+00:00March 27th, 2024|Categories: Mill City Press Authors|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Discover the Fascinating Work of Robert Spera: Our Author of the Month

Meet Robert Spera, a director with an extensive background in film, television, and theater as well as a twenty-year teaching career at the American Film Institute. With the wealth of knowledge he has acquired over the years, he has chosen to gather it all together to share with the masses in his debut publication, Film/TV

By |2024-01-24T04:29:00+00:00January 24th, 2024|Categories: Mill City Press Authors|Tags: , , |0 Comments
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