Rita Gould throwing a paper airplane

Rita Gould was voted Class Bookworm (1989) and Class Know-It-All (1993) and has spent much of her adult life living up to this reputation.

When she’s not enjoying some self-deprecatory humor, she is a US-based writer, editor, and avid reader. In addition to writing short fiction and poetry, she blogs about writing and reading here at An Artful Sequence of Words. Her writing interests include family dynamics, travel, literature, and the environment. She is one of the founding members of the Women Writers Network.

Rita has worked as a freelance editor since 2009, specializing in medical and academic editing. She previously worked as a developmental editor for an independent medical publisher.

Rita received her MA in English (Creative Writing Track) at Rutgers University. Her undergraduate degrees, BA in Literature and BS in Environmental Studies, were completed at Stockton University.