Neva Sullaway

Neva Sullaway is an author, editor and publishing consultant based in San Diego, CA. Sullaway has authored three non-fiction books with maritime themes: Chasing Dreamtime - A Seagoing Hitchhiker's Journey through Memory and Myth (multi-award winner, 2005); Sailing in San Diego - A Pictorial History (1991); One with the Wind - A Guide to Windsurfing in Australia (1980), and she contributed to A Diver's Guide to the West Coast (1972). While living in Australia, Sullaway was a photojournalist (1977-1982) covering sailing events and she developed a monthly sailing publication. After returning to the U.S., she studied film in San Francisco and produced an award-winning short film, Woodcarver. Sullaway published the Maritime Museum of San Diego's Journal of Pacific Maritime History for ten years (2006–2016), as well as their newsletter. She is currently project manager for Ocean Magic Productions. Sullaway serves as a freelance editor and publishing consultant and has guided several authors successfully through the publishing process.

Business Name

Author, Editor, Publishing Consultant


Types of Editing Services Offered

Copyediting, Developmental Editing, Production Editing, Substantive Editing

Types of Writing Services Offered

Copywriting, Ghostwriting, Rewriting, Writing

Other Services Offered

Consulting, Desktop Publishing, Marketing, Newsletter Production, Photo Research, Project Management, Research & Fact-Checking

Subject Specialties

Ecology & Environment, History

Project Specialties

Articles & Essays, Biographies & Memoirs, Books (Fiction), Books (Nonfiction)