Tina Alberino

Editor & Publisher

BIO

I’m Tina Alberino, a certified copyeditor with over a decade of publishing experience. I have been questioning the status quo and smashing expectations my entire life.

Under my fiction-focused pen name, Alin Walker, I serve as the executive editor of The Dread Machine, a magazine and publishing company specializing in dark speculative and science fiction. Through my firm, Quasar Editing, I offer a variety of editorial services. 

In my spare time, I produce solo journaling RPGs and play strategy games.

Tools

I’m an adept user of the following solutions and easily adapt to new technologies.

MS Office
Google Workspace
Scrivener
Twine
Affinity Suite
WordPress
ProWriting Aid

Services

Project Management

Editorial strategy, project plans, and deadline accountability to ensure successful completion.

Editing

Mechanical, developmental, and substantive editing with Chicago compliance guaranteed.

Publishing

Immaculate interior formatting, front matter, indexing, registration, proofing, printing, and more.

See my full list of editorial services at Quasar Editing.

EDUCATION

“Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.”
– Abigail Adams

Author Accelerator

Fiction Book Coaching Certification (2022-Current)

University of California

Copyediting Certification Program (2021-2022)

Projects

“Come, let’s get to work! In an instant all will vanish and we’ll be alone more, in the midst of nothingness!”
– Samuel Beckett, Waiting for Godot

Associations

“The people you work with are just, when you get down to it, your very best friends.” 
– Michael Scott, The Office

Contact